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Ignite Studios @ NRCG

Artist Studio Spaces - CALL OUT

Creative practitioners looking for a sea change?

Located in the heart of the Ballina CBD, adjacent to the Northern Rivers Community Gallery (NRCGand housed in the historic former Ballina Fire Station, Ignite Studios @ NRCG will provide a dynamic shared access space supporting the development and participation of artistic pursuits. This exciting new addition to the NRCG facilities is scheduled to open February 2018 and will include four artist studios, a visiting artist-in-residence (AiR) studio and two access spaces for workshops, creative events, pop-up exhibitions, meetings and special projects.

NRCG is currently inviting applications for the ‘Artist Studio’ program at 'Ignite Studios @ NRCG'. The ‘Artist Studio’ spaces are available for a twelve month subsidised lease to creative practitioners from all disciplines, including but not limited to, design, craft, painting, digital media, photography, filmmaking, performance, sculpture and writing. 

The Artist Studio program at ‘Ignite Studios @ NRCG’ is designed to encourage co-working and an open platform for professional development and opportunity. Supporting makers and creative professionals working across various fields, the program:

  • provides professional workspaces
  • enables creative projects
  • fosters networking opportunities with arts influencers, local communities and peers through NRCG annual program
  • generates a hub for artistic practice and ideas

Ignite Studios @ NRCG – providing greater access to shared creative space in the Northern Rivers region.

Artist Studio Applications close Wednesday 20 December 2017.

Further information and applications are available via the Gallery website

Please note, these are non-residential spaces.


Friday 1 December, 2017
Wednesday 20 December, 2017
Ignite Studios @NRCG
Venue Address
60 Crane St Ballina NSW 2478

New South Wales, Ballina

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