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2024 Exhibition Call Out

Tuggeranong Arts Centre (TAC) is calling for applications from local and interstate artists and curators for the 2024 exhibition program. Applications close midnight, 31 May 2023.

TAC is a community based multi-arts facility located in Canberra’s south, managing three exhibition spaces, a 110 seat theatre, an art studio and two dance/performance studios.

We are looking for bold and exciting ideas from emerging and mid-career artists, groups and curators to deliver exciting solo or group exhibitions in a variety of disciplines and mediums. We ask applicants to deliver a community engagement component to run alongside their exhibition to further enrich or enhance the exhibition experience.

Exhibitions will run for 8 weeks to maximise audience engagement and critical exposure. To assist exhibitors to realise their artistic vision and assisting their professional development through public engagement with audiences from the Tuggeranong and broader Canberra community, successful applicants are provided with:

  • install and curatorial support,
  • catered opening and staff support for public events,
  • marketing support and collateral design,
  • gallery space invigilation and visitor services.

This year the Tuggeranong Arts Centre is pleased to offer successful applicants to the 2024 gallery program up to $1000 remuneration to deliver their solo exhibition and public program. For groups shows with public engagements, artists will be paid $500 each up to a maximum of $2500. A further $200 support for interstate travel or freight costs may also be considered on application.
Tuggeranong Arts Centre supports diversity. We welcome and encourage applications from: cross-artform collaborations, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, people from Culturally and Linguistically Diverse backgrounds, people living with a disability and people from the LGBTIQA community. 



To apply, please click here to be taken to the online application form. Please note, the application form does not allow you to save it and complete it at a later time. Please ensure you have all of your attachments ready to upload before you start your application.

You will need to have ready:

  • Current CV (if a group show, please include each artists CV)
  • Exhibition Proposal (max 500 words or 3-minute recording)
  • Community Engagement Proposal (max 300 words)
  • Supporting media (max 10 images, videos, or audio)

For further information or should you require access assistance to complete your application please email Exhibitions and Public Program Manager, Ann McMahon at Please follow this link and complete an EOI.

Applications close midnight, 31 May 2023 

Gallery Floor Plans:

Foyer Gallery: Ground Floor

Movable walls: two may be used or one may be removed from the space.

Galleries 1 & 2: 1st Floor

Elevator indicated as:

Dimensions: Door 2.1m (height) x 0.9m (width)

Between the doors (depth) 1.48m

Egress on 1st floor is shown in floor plan; ground floor, as above.

Upstairs Galleries Floor

Movable Walls remain in the gallery 2 space. Walls may be co-located as indicated in pink for maximum floor space.

We need your support

Tuggeranong Community Arts Association is a community-based not-for-profit organisation with a 25-year history. We pride ourselves in supporting your local arts community. We embrace personal expression and diversity. We have a focus on participation and accessibility and helping to shape a sense of pride in the local community. You can help us by joining us in promoting community art and supporting local artists.

Help us to support your arts community