Platform is now accepting applications for the Emerging Curator’s residency in the Sample site from June to December 2009.

The Sample site is reserved for artists and curators under 25 years of age, giving them an opportunity to develop their work before a wide audience.

The successful curator will be offered six one-month exhibitions inclusive of rent and public liability insurance. Platform offers full support, advice and assistance with installation and de-installation, publicity, documentation and opening nights. The successful applicant will also be paid a stipend.

We respond favourably to applications from curators who can demonstrate previous exhibition involvement, initiative and an interest in Platform Artists Group and emerging artists.

What you need to provide:

• Completed Application Cover Sheet

• 1 x A4 page Curatorial Statement

• 1 x A4 page CV

• 1 x CD/DVD of support images of previous curated exhibitions (up to 20)

• Printed list of support images (artist, medium, size, date)


Applications are to be sent by post only to:

Platform Artists Group

Selection Committee

PO Box 117 Flinders Lane

Melbourne VIC 8009


Applications close 5pm Friday 27nd February 2009.

 Email info@platform.org.au for an Application Cover Sheet.