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19feb(feb 19)10:00 am20apr(apr 20)5:00 pmBookings Open: Exhibition Development Program - CairnsIntensive for Artists

Exhibition Development Program


February 19 (Monday) 10:00 am - April 20 (Friday) 5:00 pm


KickArts Contemporary Arts, Centre of Contemporary Arts

96 Abbott Street, Cairns, QLD, 4870

Event Details

Master the art of developing your own exhibition and how to pitch your proposal to galleries.  Join experienced industry professional Lisa Beilby 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.

Learn about:

– 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

Additional Program Details

Registrations close – 5pm Friday 20 April 2018
Last date for registration cancellations – Thursday 26 April 2018
Course material posted to participants – Friday 27 April 2018
Intensive workshop sessions: Saturday 19 May – Sunday 20 May 2018

$150/$140 for Flying Arts Members



Lisa Beilby works across the visual, new media and performing arts as an artist, curator, producer and designer – extensively in cultural development, touring, event and project management. She is an accomplished creative producer, arts administrator, writer, researcher and marketeer. Lisa has significant design, visual arts, multi-media, community and public relations skills, happily applied in a variety of capacities in locations remote, regional and urban.



Lisa has a strong interest in curating creative projects within cultural heritage and social history frameworks, recognising their importance as fabulous tools for the delivery of a variety of stakeholder satisfactions – great for community, great for the cultural and wider sectors.

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