Dubbo Regional Council is calling for Indigenous artists from across Australia to apply for its kinetic art competition, for chance to win a share of $90,000.
Dubbo Regional Council, as part of the ‘Destination Dubbo – International Ready’ tourism product development project will Will reinvigorate the Old Dubbo Gaol Plaza to increase event capacity, provide a space for the community to spend time as well as integrate a large-scale public artwork, acknowledging the location as pivotal to community connectivity throughout Dubbo's history. One block from the Macquarie River and in the centre of the main street, the artwork will acknowledge the importance of the river as an integral communication tool to First Nations Peoples from the beginning of time, modern history has added the post office, court house, telephone and data exchange as crucial to community connectivity and communication.
Artists have until 31 January, 2021 to submit their Expressions of Interest.
ODG Concept Design Stage 2 from Dubbo Regional Council on Vimeo.