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Call for Proposals

Job details

Arts Council Nelson
26 Mar 2021
Work type
Call for entries, Expressions of interest
Work classification
Community & Access Arts, Performing Arts, Visual Arts


The Refinery ArtSpace welcomes proposals from individuals and groups from all creative fields locally and nationally including: 

  • Community arts and cultural groups;

  • Experienced, new and emerging practitioners, including students and recent graduates;

  • Proposals from other national galleries with a similar focus;

  • Curatorial practitioners and curatorial programmes, locally and nationally;


NOTE: All exhibitions must be a minimum of three weeks duration.

For further information or support contact Janja Heathfield, Gallery Manager, at

We look forward to receiving your proposals to provide an engaging programme for 2021/2022.

How to apply

Submission forms, guidelines and proposal writing tips can be downloaded from; for further information or support contact Janja Heathfield, Gallery Manager, at
The closing date for proposals is 26 March 2021.
Completed proposals may be:


  • emailed to
  • mailed to Refinery ArtSpace, PO Box 566, Nelson 7040
  • dropped off to the Refinery ArtSpace,  114 Hardy St, Nelson.

All applicants will be advised on the outcome by 23rd April 2021. Successful submissions will be advised of their exhibition dates by 28th May 2021.

Written by

Arts Council Nelson

17 Dec 2020

Interests Arts Council Nelson (ACN) Our Mission is to promote, initiate and support projects and activities that stimulate and strengthen the artistic and cultural life of our communities.