Exhibition Development Program

18jun(jun 18)10:00 am19(jun 19)4:00 pmExhibition Development ProgramIntensive for Artists


18 (Saturday) 10:00 am - 19 (Sunday) 4:00 pm AEST(GMT+10:00) View in my time


TAFE QLD Southbank Campus

66 Ernest Street, South Brisbane, QLD, 4101

Event Details

Master the art of developing your own exhibition and how to pitch your proposal to galleries. This is a weekend intensive will help you 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.

In this intensive you will learn:

– 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

Participants to Bring:

– Notepad or laptop
– Lunch or snacks – there are several food establishments within walking distance of the venue if preferred. Tea, coffee and biscuits will be provided.

Additional Information

Your facilitator: Elysha Rei is a Japanese-Australian visual artist and arts manager based in Meanjin (Brisbane) who creates paper cutting, public art, and murals that connect with her heritage. She holds an MBA, Bachelor of Visual Arts, and is currently completing a PhD at QUT. Her career includes a professional artist practice with international residencies and exhibitions, management of arts and cultural programs and spaces, and facilitating professional development opportunities for artists and communities. She is the founder of Sam Rit Residency in Thailand (2013-2018), Co-founder of Made Creative Space Toowoomba (2011-2013), and the Public Programs Officer at Queensland State Archives (2017-current). She has exhibited work, curated exhibitions, and managed cultural spaces across Australia, Japan, New Zealand, Netherlands, Thailand, and the US.