Our second round of applications closed on Monday 26 March 2018.
Application Form and Guidelines are available to download from the links below. Exhibition Proposals may be submitted at ANY TIME throughout the year. It is anticipated that the Selection Panel will meet quarterly.
If you are sending your application to us via post, please advise the Arts Centre Coordinator.
The Butter Factory Arts Centre aims to provide a friendly and supportive environment to both new and established artists working in any media. We welcome exhibition proposals from artists, collectives and curators for group or solo exhibitions in a single one, or combination of our gallery spaces.
The split level art centre comprises of three large spaces which can be utilised separately, or as one total space. A ceiling height of up to 6 metres provides ample space for large works. Each gallery space has good natural light and fixed industrial style vapour lights. The Butter Factory Arts Centre has front and back entrances as well as double barn doors which access the Foyer and the Butter Box. The Creamery is accessed by 4 steps down from the Foyer or via the Butter Box. The Butter Factory Arts Centre has a small kitchen and bathroom facilities. The Foyer space has ramp access. The Arts Centre provides a range of wooden plinths of varying dimensions and gallery tracking for wall works, under 10kg.
With new exhibitions opening every four to six weeks, we regularly feature solo exhibitions and curated group exhibitions. Openings at the Butter Factory Arts Centre are usually Friday nights.
Please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org if you wish to clarify any aspects of our gallery programming or if you would like to discuss challenging installs or ambitious projects with us prior to submission, as assistance can be provided.
If you would like to call in and discuss your proposal with the BFAC Arts Centre Coordinator, please ring to schedule a suitable time. Thank you.
PLEASE NOTE - as of the 1st July 2016 there is a fee increase for exhibition hire and GST has been added. Prices are listed on the Guidelines for Proposals available to download below.
All exhibition proposals must be accompanied by a completed APPLICATION form, available to download below.