Seeking Applications to Exhibit in 2019

Opportunity details
Seeking applications for exhibitions in 2019 at Portland Arts Centre

What is on offer?




Applications are now being sought from artists residing in the Glenelg Shire to exhibit at the Portland Arts Centre (PAC) in 2019.


Individual artists and groups of artists are encouraged to apply for two periods*:

  • 30 April to 8 July 2019 – 10 weeks
  • 9 July to 16 September 2019- 10 weeks

*may be subject to change


The two community artist exhibitions will featured in the ARTSglenelg Season Program 2019 which aims to:

  • provide a regular program of quality exhibitions encompassing both visual art and social history
  • create opportunities for the display of new work by regional artists and local students
  • seek opportunities for the display of touring exhibitions and works by artists from outside of the region
  • enable members of the local community and visitors, to have access to exhibits featuring items from the Glenelg Shire Cultural Collection.


The PAC is managed by the Arts & Culture Unit for the Glenelg Shire Council and is the main venue for professional touring performances and exhibitions that form part of the annual ARTSGlenelg Program.


Artists are required to submit a formal application which can be downloaded here and include exhibition outline, curriculum vitae, and images of work.


There is no charge for exhibiting at the PAC, however to help plan your exhibition, it is essential that artists read the guidelines on exhibiting at the PAC, which can be downloaded here. For more information or application form and guidelines to be emailed to you, please call 5522 2263 or email


APPLICATIONS CLOSE: 5pm Friday 28 September 2018


A selection panel has been formed to assess applications comprising representatives from Regional Arts Victoria and Glenelg Shire Council’s Arts and Culture Unit.

Who is the opportunity for? Artists in the Glenelg Shire

Who is providing the opportunity? Glenelg Shire Council - ARTSGLENELG

Who is eligible and what is required? Individual artists and groups of artists

What is the closing date or deadline? 5pm Friday 28 September 2018

How much does it cost? Applications are free

How do people book or get involved? Submit a formal application by downloading and completing a copy of the application form from our website and return along with an outline of your exhibition, curriculum vitae, and images of your work.

Contact Details

Contact Name: Portland Arts Centre

Phone number: 55222263

Email address: