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APPLICATIONS CLOSED

HomeGround holds a dedicated exhibition space within the Western Plains Cultural Centre Gallery, enabling Emerging Regional Artists living and/or practicing with the Central West Region of NSW, each year to grow and develop their artistic practice within the arts sector through participating in this development programme.

HomeGround focuses on emerging artists who are wanting to expanding their skills and who have the potential to extend their practice and benefit from the experience of working within our professional Gallery. Successful Artists will collaborate and work alongside a curator experiencing all facets of the exhibition process; including a formal opening and/or artist talk, studio visits, combined with a range of promotional activity. Artists must live and/or practice within the highlighted red zone to be eligible to apply for the HomeGround program. Artists are asked to contact the WPCC Curatorial Team if they are unsure whether they qualify. 

ENTRIES CLOSE: FRIDAY 13 SEPTEMBER, 5PM

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KEY DATES

12 July 2024​

Applications open

13 September 2024 

Applications close 5pm

21 November - 2 December 2024

Artists notified of the outcome of their application 

March 2026

HomeGround Exhibition opens for the first successful artist

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APPLICATION CHECKLIST

Read Application Pack

Upload Files

  • Proposal Outline, 1 page limit.

  • Artist Brief/CV, 2 page limit.

  • Powerpoint of 10 works (image, name, dimensions, medium, date)

Confirm T&C's on application

Consult with RADO or WPCC Curator or Cultural Development Coordinator

HOMEGROUND TESTIMONIALS

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HomeGround has been running since inception in 2006, and is an outcome of the Dubbo Regional Council Cultural Plan 2020-2025.

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HomeGround is a Professional Development Program sponsored by Wingewarra Dental in support of Orana Arts.

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