Emerging Creatives offers a range of programs and events, including workshops, for emerging artists, writers and curators.
Emerging Creatives workshop
Emerging Creatives offers a range of events that explore contemporary art and ideas, for tertiary students and emerging artists, designers, writers and curators. Keep up to date with local, national and international arts issues through exhibition previews, forums, artist talks, and other events that explore the Gallery's Collection and current exhibitions.
The Gallery also develops a range of programs and events for teenagers – QAGOMA Teens.
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SATURDAY 10 MAY | GOMA
A day devoted to performance, with a range of events and talks taking place in and around GOMA, featuring Australian artists who explore site-specific, performative and ephemeral practices. All events are free, no bookings required.
- 10.00am | Artist talk | Seminar Room
Join Agatha Gothe-Snape for an introduction to the history of visual scores, and the intersections between dance and visual art, with particular reference to her work Three Ways to Enter and Exit.
- 11.00am | Keynote artist talk | Cinema A
Australian artist Mike Parr reflects on his long history of making performance works since the 1970s. Parr will also present an excerpt of a new performance during the event.
- 1.00pm | Curator’s tour | Exhibition space
Join Bree Richards, Assistant Curator, Contemporary Australian Art, for a discussion of key works and ideas in the 'Trace: Performance and its Documents' exhibition.
- 1.30pm | Artist talk | Maiwar Green
Hear Kerrie Poliness speak about the large-scale drawing Field Drawing #1.
- 2.30pm | Artist talk | Exhibition space
Join members of Brown Council as they reflect on the life and work of fictional Australian performance artist Barbara Cleveland.
- All day | Kerrie Poliness | Maiwar Green
Over the weekend Kerrie Poliness will use sports field marker to make Field Drawing #1, a large scale drawing on the Maiwar Green outside GOMA.
- 12.30 – 4.30pm | Michaela Gleave | Cinema B and online
Streamed live from her studio in New York throughout the day, Michaela Gleave will undertake a simple endurance action.
- 3.00pm |Agatha Gothe-Snape | exhibition space
Agatha Gothe-Snape will collaborate with QUT dance students to create a one-off dance piece, Other Ways to Enter and Exit.
- 3.30pm | Emerging Creatives networking | GOMA Lounge
Are you an emerging arts practitioner? Join us at this exclusive event offering an opportunity to meet ‘Trace Live’ artists in the surrounds of the ‘Trace Live’ pop up cash bar
Students receive a 10% discount at the Gallery’s food and beverage venues during ‘Trace Live’ on Saturday 10 May*.
* Valid student ID card required
News | Melville Haysom Memorial Art Scholarship
Designed to promote, encourage and advance the development of visual arts in Queensland, the Melville Haysom Memorial Art Scholarship is offered annually to artists and art students aged 25 years or under.