This is your chance to make your mark on the Sydney landscape with ArtMoves, a new public art program that will transform Kensington and Kingsford into Sydney’s next great artistic suburbs. ArtMoves is an upcoming public art program where five sites along the Sydney Light Rail route in Kensington and Kingsford will be transformed by local artists into cultural landmarks. Aspiring Australian artists, sculptors, performers, students and industry leaders alike are invited to submit their concepts to create an iconic public art installation for the local community and beyond.
Gill Minervini, former Creative Director for City of Sydney Events and founder of Art & About, will be one of the judges for ArtMoves.
Transport for NSW invites creatives to express their interest from today until 31 March 2017. Once the judging is complete; the successful projects will be installed from June, with a chance of becoming permanent fixtures in the community. KEY DATES
2016 7TH NOV ArtMoves Expression of Interest (EOI) applications open
KEY DATES 31ST MARCH
2017 ArtMoves Expression of Interest (EOI) applications close
APRIL Judges review and evaluate submissions
MAY Successful Projects notified
JUNE Short Term Projects delivered
JULY Medium Term Projects delivered
About Gill Minervini
Gill is a Creative Director and Producer with over 25 years’ experience in festival, event & creative project direction and delivery. Her company, gill minervini creative, recent highlights include the Barangaroo Welcome Celebrations (Sydney) and Winter Feast for MONA (Hobart). Formerly as Creative Director for City of Sydney Events, she was responsible for their major event programs including Chinese New Year Festival, Art & About Sydney and Sydney Christmas Celebrations.