RISING

RISING is seeking EOI for work presented from 2024

RISING SEEKS TRANSFORMATIVE OUTDOOR PROJECTS FROM THE EPIC TO THE INTIMATE

Expression of Interest

Opportunity Details

Closing Date

Jul 8, 2022

Location

Australia

Artform

Visual Arts

Riding high on the success of its inaugural full festival program, RISING, Victoria’s largest cultural event, today announces a new national Call to Artists, seeking expressions of interest (EOIs) for bold and ambitious outdoor work to be presented in the 2024 festival and beyond.

Now, open to artists Australia-wide, the Call to Artists for 2024 onwards seeks art and performance designed specifically for outdoor settings, ideas that will prompt powerful social experiences and create transformative moments – from the epic to the intimate.

HOW TO APPLY

– Submissions for RISING’s Call to Artists closes on Friday 8 July.

– To apply and for further details head to www.rising.melbourne.

A CALL TO ARTISTS – WHAT’S REQUIRED

In preparation for the EOI, artists should check out the FAQ’s at www.rising.melbourne before compiling the following components:

o a 300-word description of the idea

o a 200-word artist bio

o 200 words on your practice.

This might take the form of:

– Describing works that you are most proud of

– How your practice has evolved to make the work you make, and where this idea fits into the evolution of your practice

– Who you collaborate with frequently

– How will your experience help you deliver on the idea you are proposing

Image: The Wilds at Sidney Myer Music Bowl.