Applications are now open!


10 May 2024: Applications for the 2025 exhibition program open
31 August 2024: Applications for the 2025 exhibition program close
8 September 2024: Applicants are notified of the outcome of their application by email 


Lone Goat Gallery is a contemporary art space, presenting emerging and established artists, located in downtown Byron Bay. We are seeking applications from visual artists across the Northern Rivers Region and beyond.

We are focused on supporting ambitious exhibitions of dynamic and innovative work and welcome proposals from artists at all stages of their careers in all mediums. Our exhibition program is based on shows running from 4–6 weeks.

We aim to provide a platform for contemporary artists from the Northern Rivers Region (NSW) and beyond, providing a unique program of exhibitions, and support for the development of artists and culture in the region.

Application Guidelines

APPLICATION CRITERIA The following criteria are all equally considered by the assesment panel:

APPLICATION: Complete Application including all requested information and visual support material.

INTENTION: Clear and communicated vision of the proposed exhibition.

CURATORIAL: Applications are considered in the context of program diversity. We are an equal opportunity organisation.

ACCESSIBILITY: We welcome applications from artists at all levels of experience from emerging to established.

REGIONAL FOCUS: Northern Rivers based artists who have not previously exhibited at Lone Goat Gallery receive priority.

We have a strong preference for applications featuring new works, innovative ideas, and exhibition proposals unique to Lone Goat Gallery.

Applications are assessed by a panel of art-industry peers who select exhibitions for our program. The application selection process is competitive.

Applications are considered on merit, based on support material, images and text, alongside the Application Criteria.

We provide extensive professional curatorial, production and promotional support throughout the development and staging of all exhibitions. 

For detailed information on making an application please contact