Going Solo: First Nations 2019 Exhibition Proposals

Going Solo is an annual program that supports the development and exhibition of an exemplary contemporary artist. 

In 2019, Going Solo will provide a unique opportunity for a First Nations artist living and working in regional Victoria to produce a significant work or body of works to be exhibited at the Gallery. Working alongside the Gallery’s First Nations Curator, this artist will be supported throughout the development and delivery stages of their proposed exhibition.

Bendigo Art Gallery recognises the important contribution that our First Nations artists are making towards the regional art scene and are committed to fostering and promoting the careers of these artists on a national scale. Going Solo: First Nation highlights the significance of our First Nations artists living and working in regional areas of Victoria.

Going Solo: First Nations 2019 will coincide biennially with the Gallery’s ongoing commitment to Going Solo.

Important dates

Applications Open. Tuesday 30 October 2018
Applications to be received at Bendigo Art Gallery. 4pm Thursday 20 December, 2018
Artists shortlisted. Thursday 10 January 2019
Artist interviews. Late February
Selected artist announced. Wednesday 13 March 2019
Exhibition Dates. November 2019 – February 2020

For more information and to apply, visit bendigoregion.com.au/bendigo-art-gallery/prizes-and-scholarships/going-solo-series


Tuesday 20 November, 2018
Thursday 20 December, 2018
Bendigo Art Gallery
Venue Address
42 View Street

Victoria, Bendigo

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