Artist from all disciplines are invited to get involved in creating the 2018 Surry Hills Festival and Spring into Surry Hills program. We are seeking bold artworks for presentation on stages and spaces across the Festival and in local businesses and venues.
Applications are open for video makers, lighting, pop up. visual artists and pop up performers to apply for the 2018 Surry Hills Festival - Spring into Surry Hills program.
Themed Spring into Surry Hills, this year kicks off from 13 September with a series of activations in Ward Park, Devonshire and surrounds to celebrate founding SHNC during the era of Flower Power (late 1960s/70s), SHNC’s role in connecting communities and opportunities creatives to flourish.
We are seeking bold and engaging artworks for stages, walls, lanes, shopfronts and pop up spaces, in businesses and venues. Preference will be given to works celebrating Surry Hills stories, community and heritage, spring, flower power and people power themes. Creatives will work with Festival producers and community to overlay Devonshire Street and surrounds with a trail of vibrant and engaging installations transforming the heart of Surry Hills into a network of kaboom inspiration and discovery... for the Spring into Surry Hills initiative, running over ten days, 13 to 23 September.
On Saturday 22 September, Surry Hills Festival will culminate in a fantastic spring celebration with great live music, interactive arts, creative trail tours, markets and loads more.
Applications close 9 June 2018.
Preference will be given to engaging works that will:
Enhance the landscape and pop up spaces
Showcase Surry Hills Festival as presenting innovative works and supporting talented artists.
Be interactive, humorous and good fun!
Stories of Surry Hills
– anything you love about Surry Hills, your special experiences in the past or now of Surry Hills.
for a little inspiration!
celebrate Surry Hills stories, community and heritage, spring, flower power and power to the people themes
Demonstrate environmental considerations or draw attention to issues relating to the environment
Works may be new or pre-existing.
To apply, complete and submit this form with materials requested.
Submissions Close 5pm 9 June 2018