Utp and Outloud are seeking expressions of interest from artists and creatives who reside in Western Sydney to be part of our new joint initiative, the dyanmila* Studio Space. With an offer of two months in a rent-free space, the dyanmila Studio is ideal for someone (or a duo) who wants to develop a new project or body of work and would like a dedicated space in a supportive environment with feedback from leaders in the industry.
*A Darug word meaning play
The dyanmila Studio Space provides individual or collectives with:
We're looking for visual artists with a digital practice, sound designers, writers, editors, film makers, community producers, directors or other creatives with a desk based practice.
Outloud is an intersectional, CALD-focused social impact arts organisation that creates genuine, meaningful, inspiring opportunities for young people in Western Sydney.
Their award-winning projects address nationally relevant issues that are affecting young people in Western Sydney. They use community-embedded contemporary arts to drive positive change for young people with best practice, evidence-based programs that are fun and inspiring. They specialise in early-intervention harm-reduction that celebrates strengths and amplifies socially-marginalised young people’s thoughts and ideas. They put a spotlight on global issues that are affecting our local young people and amplify their thoughts and ideas. They elevate skills and confidence and aim to build self-efficacy and social cohesion.
Residency Length – 2 months
Studio Hours – 9am - 6pm, Monday - Friday (although different work arrangements might be possible)
Fees – free
Location – Bankstown Arts Centre
Closing date – Applications have now closed. Watch this space for updates on who will be working & playing in the Studio!
The program is made possible through the generous support of Create NSW