Expression of Interest – Public Artists Directory

2 Dec 2022
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Are you an artist or creative team making original work in the public realm? Would you like to connect with the Arts and Culture team at Manningham Council? We would love to hear from you.

We are inviting artists to join our Public Artists Directory by completing the expression of interest form below.

By joining you will get updates on art projects, opportunities, and artist events in Manningham. 


Who can apply?

Artists from across Victoria are eligible to apply. Manningham councillors and council staff are ineligible.

This invitation is open to artists working in a range of mediums and using different practices and methodologies. These may include:

  • visual arts
  • photography
  • performance 
  • sound and video 
  • sculpture
  • text
  • music
  • interdisciplinary arts
  • socially engaged practice and more.

Arts Manningham celebrates all sections of our community. We aim to be a safe and inclusive space and service.

We welcome and proactively support: 

  • First Nations Peoples
  • multicultural and multi-faith communities
  • people with disability
  • all genders and sexualities
  • people living in Manningham but also from regional and remote locations
  • children, young people, and older people.


What happens next?

Once your expression of interest is received, you will be listed on our Public Artists Directory. We will send you an email to confirm this.  

You will also be added to our email list and will be sent updates on art projects, future opportunities, and artist events in Manningham.

For any enquiries, please email Manningham’s Public Art Officer at or phone 9840 9382.

For more information on public art in Manningham, visit Discover Public Art in Manningham.


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The information you provide will help our team gain a greater understanding of you and your practice. Please provide as much detail as you would like. 

If you need this form in another format or need assistance to fill out this form, please contact Manningham’s Public Art Officer at or phone 9840 9382.

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