ARTS MENTORSHIP PROGRAM 

Behind The Scenes 2019 - Exhibition Practices

Put yourself in the picture with Scenic Rim Arts Mentorship Program

This year-long professional development program is for Scenic Rim artists and creatives to work with Scenic Rim Regional Council's Gallery Curator Irene Girsch-Danby in exhibition development, design, presentation and marketing to present the Artists in Studios 2019 exhibition. Mentorship sessions commence April 2019 and will be held monthly at The Centre Beaudesert.

ABOUT THE PROGRAM

AIM: to gain understanding, experience and skills in exhibition development, design and presentation practices.

OUTCOME: to develop, promote and present the Artists in Studios 2019 exhibition at The Centre Beaudesert with supporting public programs and workshops.  Participants will be able to apply knowledge and skills to develop and present their own exhibitions. 

Statement of Attainment: Participants completing the mentorship modules will receive a certificate.

PROGRAM SESSIONS & MODULES

MENTORSHIP DATES: Sessions will be held on 2nd Monday of month 10am - 1pm at The Centre Beaudesert commencing April 2019, or on other days as required to gain specialist experience in installation or demount of the current exhibition at The Centre Beaudesert.  

MODULES INCLUDE:

  • Developing an exhibition brief & plan
  • Planning timelines & budget
  • Contacting/selecting the artists & developing Agreements
  • Marketing the exhibition
  • Presenting & installing the exhibition
  • Hosting the opening event
  • Organising school holiday workshops & public programs
  • Evaluating and post exhibition feedback

 

HOW TO BE INVOLVED

WHO CAN APPLY: artists and community members of all ages and experience from across the region.

HOW TO APPLY / REGISTER YOUR INTEREST 
Apply and register your interest in this program by emailing your name, address, phone and brief details about yourself here.

APPLICATIONS DUE: by 28 March 2019

ENQUIRIES: 

Ph 5540 5050  Email