call for applications 2019 - 2020 are now open

Lone Goat Gallery is now accepting exhibition proposals. Lone Goat Gallery accepts exhibition applications from (but not limited to) artists, designers, curators, community and cultural groups. The gallery considers all art forms and cultural heritage that display innovative ideas and approaches to contemporary arts practice. 

Applications may be submitted at any time and are assessed by an invited panel of professional art-industry peers once a year to select the forthcoming exhibition program. The application selection process is competitive, and applications are considered on merit according to the Application Criteria.

The gallery program features exhibitions of 4 weeks-duration, staging up to 12 exhibitions per year.The Gallery provides professional curatorial, promotion and production assistance throughout the development and staging of all exhibitions.

Lone Goat Gallery is a catalytic space, focussed on supporting ambitious exhibitions by Northern Rivers-based artists to realise dynamic and innovative work, and also welcomes applications from artists interstate and internationally.

Lone Goat Gallery also instigates, curates and programs special exhibitions associated with festivals, grants, residencies and special events in collaboration with partner organisations, sponsors and individual artists.

All applicants will receive email confirmation of your completed application once received. Applications received after the closing date will not be considered.


Application Guidelines

- Applications for the 2019/20 exhibition program open: 30 NOVEMBER 2018. 

- Applications for the 2019/20 exhibition program close: 28 FEBRUARY 2019. 

- Applicants advised of outcome of their application by email: 31 MARCH 2019 

Lone Goat Gallery seeks to exhibit art that is innovative, of a high standard, contemporary and diverse. Our aim is to nurture the development of Northern Riversl artists and visual culture, and provide a diverse program of exhibitions for gallery visitors.

We are focussed on high quality exhibitions program by regional, Australian and International artists, driven by a transparent and competitive process, responsive to local artists and the Byron Shire community. 


APPLICATION: Clear, comprehensive, exhibition rationale and complete application that includes all requested information and support material.

INNOVATION: Clear expression of originality, aesthetic values, critical awareness and intention to produce professional high-quality artworks

CURATORIAL: All applications are viewed in context of wider gallery programming. The Selection Panel will consider the diversity of gallery program as whole.

DIVERSITY: The gallery seeks to provide equal opportunity to all applicants. We welcome applications from applicants from emerging to established.