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Textile Artist Opportunity

Textile Artists & Artisans Opportunity



Tuesday 31 January 2017, 4.00pm


Rockhampton Art Gallery is seeking textile artists and artisans to repurpose promotional banners into retail product items that can be sold in the Rockhampton Art Gallery Shop.

We are looking for your unique skills and ideas to propose new purposes and upcycling ideas for these banners. It could be anything from tote bags, to scarves, to wraps



Rockhampton Art Gallery it looking for textile artists and artisans to Create and deliver new purposes for the Gallery’s former advertising banners. Textile artists and artisans will propose ideas of reuse and make the items to be sold at the Rockhampton Art Gallery Shop.

Textile artists and artisans are both traditional and contemporary artists who can use fabrics as a primary material in the creation of new functional forms, suited to a retail purchasing audience.

Textile artists and artisans will be supplied with the advertising banners by the Rockhampton Art Gallery as material for the retail product. Be paid an artist fee for the production of the retail product. This fee is to be determined by the textile artists and artisans in line with the proposed product as part of their response to the opportunity call.

For further information about the opportunity download the opportunity call below.



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Rockhampton Art Gallery
62 Victoria Parade
PO Box 1860 Rockhampton Qld 4700
Phone: (07) 4936 8248