Hill End Artists in Residence Program - Bathurst Regional Art Gallery

General information

Brief description of organisation

The Hill End Artist in Residence Program aims to provide an opportunity for creative development in all areas of the visual arts in the unique environment Hill End and at the same time to contribute to the long term cultural development and sustainability of the village.

Organisation founded in

1994

Brief description of residency program

The program is managed by Bathurst Regional Art Gallery in partnership with the NSW National Parks & Wildlife Service.

Residency program since

1994

Disciplines and media
  • Visual Art
  • Sculpture
  • Ceramics
  • Textile Art
  • New Media
  • Printmaking
  • Curatorial
  • Photography
Type of organisation
  • Part of a Governmental Institution

Residency conditions

Duration of residencies
  • 1 month
Number of artists resident at one time

2

Companions allowed
  • Partners
Grants available

No grants are available, however the residencies are provided at no cost to the artist. Artists must cover their living and transport costs while they are in Hill End. There is no regular public transport into or out of Hill End so it is imperative that the artist must have a driver´s licence

Expenses paid by artist
  • Travel
  • Supplies
  • Food
Expectations of the artist
  • Other

There are no expectations by the gallery of the artist, however we like to keep in contact after the residency.

Expenses paid by the organisation
  • Housing
Application who/how

Application by Mail

Selection procedure

By Committee

Presentation of artists' work

Arranged on a case-by-case basis

Description of residency

Setting

Rural

Resources
  • Small 19th century cottage with seperate bedroom, living room, kitchen, bathroom, studio
Number of studios

2

Type and size of studios

Private Studio

Accomodation
  • Private Cabin/House
Working language(s)
  • English
Other activities happening at the space
  • Artsist studio

How to reach

By train

N/A

By plane

N/A

By car

Hill End is situated in an upland valley 84kms North West of Bathurst and 35km west of the village of Sofala. It is not accessible by public transport and is just over 4 hours drive accross the Blue Mountains from the Sydney CBD and one hour from Bathurst.

Nearest airport

Sydney, NSW

Contact information

Hill End Artists in Residence Program - Bathurst Regional Art Gallery
Bathurst Regional Art Gallery 70-78 Keppel Street
NSW 2795 Bathurst
Australia

Sarah.Gurich@bathurst.nsw.gov.au
http://www.hillendart.com.au

Phone: +612 6333 6555
Fax: +612 6330 8320

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