Arts Industry Commissions program announced

The City of Greater Geelong is pleased to announce the Arts Industry Commissions (AIC) program.

The AIC program offers a series of new commissioning opportunities designed to provide support to professionals working in the arts, cultural and heritage sectors who have been impacted adversely by COVID-19.  It aims to generate cross-industry partnerships that will positively impact a range of areas relevant to community life.

Interested parties are invited to submit an Expression Of Interest in one or more of the following categories:

  • Community Health
  • Urban Design
  • Marketing and Cultural Tourism
  • Cultural Heritageunesco
  • Public Experiences

Individuals, sole traders, artist collectives, organisations and venues in the arts and creative industries are eligible to apply.

The AIC program will offer up to 15 individual commissions of up to $20,000 each, for projects to be completed before 30 June 2021.

For a full brief on how to apply, or to discuss the eligibility of your project, contact the City of Greater Geelong Arts and Culture Department at [email protected] or on 03 5272 6186.

Submissions open 17 August 2020 and will be accepted up to 5:00pm on 28 September 2020.