M~M2018 CANOE Artist Workshop Announced

Posted 12 April 2018

Canoe Artists Workshop:

Between 5 – 7 practicing artists will be selected to participate in a workshop with Canoe Artists.  You must be available on Sunday 22 April from 1.30pm – 4.30pm.

Expressions of Interest are sought from practicing artists wishing to participate in a workshop and mentorship program with Mountain to Mouth (M~M2018) Canoe Artists Kerrie Bedson and Leslie Pearson.

Background

In the tradition of Wadawurrung, M~M2018 Geelong’s 80km Extreme Arts Walk creates a contemporary songline across the Geelong and Queenscliffe regions. Community ambassadors will carry Canoe, an international ephemeral sculptural commission, along the pathway over two days from the You Yangs mountain range to the Barwon River Mouth where it will be set alight and sent out to sea.  M~M2018 will commence at 10.30am on Friday 4 May and conclude at 6.30pm Saturday 5 May 2018.

Visit www.mountaintomouth.com.au for further details.

How to Apply:

Expressions of Interest must include your name, email address, phone number, and website (if applicable). Please also provide a brief explanation outlining:

  1. a) your arts practice/experience (max 2 lines) and
  2. b) How this mentorship will benefit you as an artist (max 2 lines)

Prior experience in community cultural programs and knowledge of local communities with an interest in the environment is an advantage.

No fee is charged or honorarium provided for participation in the workshop.

Submit Applications by email only to:

 Duncan Esler
Project Manager, Mouth to Mountain
Arts & Culture Unit
City of Greater Geelong
03 5272 4773

Closing Date:  All EOIs must be received by COB Wednesday 18 April 2016.

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