First Nations Melbourne Art Trams Artist Call-Out

Expressions of interest for the 2022 Melbourne Art Trams program are now open. The theme this year is 'Unapologetically Blak'

Expression of Interest

Opportunity Details

Closing Date

Jan 23, 2022




Visual Arts

Boon Wurrung artist, cultural consultant and newly appointed Melbourne Art Trams Curator, Jarra Karalinar Steel has selected the theme: ‘Unapologetically Blak’


The theme invites First Nations artists who are either Victorian Traditional Owners, or a First Nations person residing/working in Victoria, to respond to ideas of family and kin, connection and care of country, personal expressions of culture, language, and blak excellence.


Five artists will be selected and receive a $10,000 AUD commission for their artwork.


Submissions close Sunday 23 January.

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