Ceramic Studio Vacancy
About the Studio
The ceramics studio is in an original building on the perimeter of the park. The studio is a subdivided space (roughly 14.5sqm), in a building shared with three other artists. A kiln room, with a new gas kiln and an electric kiln, is adjacent and there is a small display area in the centre of the shared space. The studio’s open days are held on the monthly Farmers Market (3rd Saturday of each month) and at other times to be advised.
The studio rent is $375.96 per calendar month, inclusive of Waste removal, Power & Gas and GST.
The studio is now available and there is a 3-month probationary period. The studio space is also available for six or twelve-month periods.
Gasworks requires artists to use the space for the majority of their working week. Artists are also required to attend quarterly meetings with management.
Artists must also be prepared to contribute 30 voluntary hours per year to Gasworks’ public engagement program which includes, but is not limited to, studio open days, studio tours, educational talks, fundraising activities and events, classes, workshops and exhibitions.
Part of the Key Selection Criteria will be based on the applicants’ ability to:
- contribute to park activities
- collaborate on projects with other resident artists
- conduct talks and workshops with members of the public
- present and explain work, equipment and processes to studio visitors
Interested artists should complete the Application Form and return it with relevant documents attached.