Evolve Development Programme
The Evolve. development programme, introduced in 2014, runs alongside the City's annual Emerging Artist Award.
The programme consists of a variety of free and affordable skills workshops and information sessions for emerging artists in the early stages of their careers and creatives who are keen to develop their skills.
Children’s Book Illustration Workshop by James Foley
Fremantle Press illustrator James Foley will lead you through the creative process for a hypothetical children’s picture book, showing you how to develop characters and storyboards.
Public Art Intensive by Alison Barrett & Anne Neil
This workshop is for artists new to working in public art and open to artists working in all media who are interested in bringing their practice to the public.
Grant Writing Workshop by Department of Culture & the Arts
An overview of the funding available through the Department of Culture and the Arts funding programs, along with must know information and helpful tips on putting together a competitive application.
Screen Printing & Natural Dyeing Workshop by Louise Snook
Learn two exciting textile techniques - screen printing and natural dyeing. Students will develop four colours using locally sourced plants and they will be introduced to the cut stencil method of screen printing.
Emerged Artist Talks by Artsource
A series of artist talks from Claire Bushby, Jurek Wybraniec, Dr Perdita Phillips and Antony Muia sharing their experience of the changing face of ‘emerging’ since the 1970’s.
2016 Emerging Artist Award Exhibition
The 2016 Emerging Artist Award Exhibition will be exhibited to the public in the City of South Perth Community Hall from Friday 21 October to Saturday 29 October 2016. Visitors will have the opportunity to vote for their favourite piece or purchase an artwork of their own.