Yorke Peninsula Council is seeking talented and enthusiastic local artists to undertake mentorships during the upcoming painting of water towers at Minlacowie and Wool Bay.
Two successful applicants will be selected, one for each tank.
Each will spend one week working under the guidance of the lead artist and their supporting artist/s learning what it takes to create large-scale public artwork.
A stipend will be paid to the successful applicants to cover expenses such as any travel required and time away from regular employment.
The Expression of Interest is open to all artists living on Yorke Peninsula. Narungga artists residing on Yorke Peninsula are strongly encouraged to apply.
• This is your chance to gain invaluable experience with a highly credentialed artist working on a large-scale public mural which will form part of the award-winning SYP Water Tower/Tank Mural Trail
• Learn and refine the skills needed to project manage and deliver on major public art, bolstering your resume and portfolio
• Increase your chances of being selected as the lead artist on major public art projects in the future
• Help produce a beloved artwork which will encourage community pride and attract tourists, helping the local economy
How to express your interest
Interested persons should send completed the expression of interest form, to:
Manager Economic Development and Business Sustainability Mr Nick Perry by email firstname.lastname@example.org or post PO Box 57, MAITLAND.
Please do not hesitate to contact Nick Perry on 8832 0000 if you would like to further information in regards to the position.
Applications close Friday, 27 January 2023.