March 1 (Thursday) 10:00 am - August 13 (Monday) 4:00 pm
Brisbane - Venue TBC
Master the art of developing your own exhibition and how to pitch your proposal to galleries. Join experienced industry professional Elysha Rei in an intensive weekend of workshops to design,
Master the art of developing your own exhibition and how to pitch your proposal to galleries. Join experienced industry professional Elysha Rei in an intensive weekend of workshops to design, plan and manage your solo or group exhibition. Participants will receive course study materials prior to the workshop and will have the chance to gain feedback on completed proposals following the intensive.
– Essential principles of exhibition concept, planning, design and development
– How to work with exhibition venues
– Marketing and promotion
– Logistics, contracts and legal issues
– Packing, handling and installation
Registrations close – 13 August 2018
Last date for registration cancellations – 5pm 17 August 2018
Course material posted to participants – 20 August 2018
Intensive workshop sessions: Saturday 15 September – Sunday 16 September 2018
$150/$140 for Flying Arts Members
Elysha Rei is a Japanese-Australian visual artist and arts manager based in Brisbane, with a passion for providing opportunities and professional development for artists and communities. Since completing a Bachelor of Visual Arts, Rei has exhibited work, curated exhibitions and managed cultural spaces across Queensland as well as Melbourne, Sydney, Darwin, New Zealand Thailand and the US.
Rei’s experiences as an artist extend to independent exhibitions, art commissions and projects for clients such as Museum of Brisbane, Onespace Gallery, Brisbane City Council, Artisan, Redland City Council, QIC, Engage Arts, First Coat International Street Art Festival and Toowoomba Regional Art Gallery. She has also held roles as founder and Co-Director of the artist-run initiative Made Creative Space Toowoomba (2011-13), Director of the regional art gallery Dogwood Crossing in Miles (2012-13), and founder and Director of the international artist residency Sam Rit Residency, in Thailand (2013-17). She now holds a Master’s in Business Administration and is currently working to develop the first Education and Public Program at the Queensland State Archives.