Exhibition Development Program

DEADLINE : 14th July, 2017

Master the art of proposing exhibitions of your work and increase your chance of selection by galleries with our specialist Exhibition Development Program.

Join an experienced curator in an intensive weekend of workshops to design, plan and manage your solo or group exhibition. Participants will receive course study materials prior to the workshop and will have the chance to gain feedback on completed proposals following the intensive. 


Time: 29 – 30 July, 10:00 am – 4:00 pm each day
Venue: 381 Brunswick Street, Fortitude Valley
Cost: $150 ($140 for Flying Arts members)


Registrations close: 14 July
Course material posted: 20 July
Weekend Intensive: 29 July – 30 July
Proposals sent to Flying Arts (optional): 25 August
Proposal feedback posted: 19 September

The Exhibition Development Program is part of our Programs for Artists.


– Develop and improve your exhibition concept
– Learn the essential principles of planning, design and development of exhibition concepts
– Gain valuable insight into the practicalities of how to work with venues
– Refine your abilities in marketing, logistics, contracts and legal issues, packing, handling and installation


– Pen and paper
– Existing exhibition proposal materials


Elysha Rei HeadshotElysha Rei is an artist, arts manager and residency director living in Brisbane. She has been actively exhibiting as a professional artist within Australia and internationally for the past 11 years, as well as building a career in arts projects coordination and gallery management. Elysha has experience curating exhibitions as regional Gallery Director of Dogwood Crossing Arts and Cultural Centre Miles, Co-Founder and Co-Director of Made Creative Space Toowoomba and curated arts projects in partnership with Toowoomba Regional Council. She has been the Operational Director of Sam Rit Residency for the past 3 years, welcoming international artists to a small rice-farming community in Thailand.  She continues to actively exhibit her work alongside her role as Scheduled Program Lead at Flying Arts Alliance.

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