Ends on November 30, 2018

Submit to Darwin Visual Arts Association

DVAA is a thriving Artist Run Initiative dedicated to presenting work from contemporary artists working in a variety of disciplines and living in the Darwin Region, Northern Territory. We strive to present art that reflects and promotes the diversity of cultural and political perspectives that shape contemporary art practices.
DVAA welcomes submissions from individual artists, curators, and collectives to apply with new exhibition proposals for the 2019 calendar year. We also encourage submissions from emerging, mid-career and senior artists whose work is alternative, experimental and/or critically engaged.
DVAA is seeking proposals for Galleries 1, 2, 3 and 4 (at our new Harbour View site) as well as offsite projects.

DVAA provides curatorial support, installation assistance, insurance, promotion, and documentation of exhibitions.

Gallery one: largest space (roughly 10m x 8m)
Gallery two: (roughly 5m x 3m)
Gallery three: (roughly 5m x 3m)
Gallery four: (roughly 5m x 3.5m)

Submission deadline: November 30 2018. SUBMISSION GUIDELINES
All submissions should be made by email to:

You will be asked to include the following:

  1. Proposal/Project Description (1 page max) 
  2. Technical Requirements
  3. Artist Statement (250 words max)
  4. Artist Bio (250 words max)
  5. Current CV (3 pages max)
  6. Visual Support Material with Support Material List (15 images max)

Please select visual support material mindfully. Images should be labeled numerically with the artist’s name (01_name.jpg, 02_name.jpg, etc.). Your Support Material List should include title of work, date created, medium, and dimensions.