Our city shines in every season, and now Art & About Sydney allows to you celebrate each one with our ongoing program.
After 13 years of a festival-style program that jam-packed one month with temporary public art, we’re committing to a yearlong calendar of creativity.
Some Art & About favourites will remain, but you can expect more art in every corner of Sydney including major projects, intimate exchanges, and thought-provoking exhibitions in unusual spaces throughout the city.
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Art & About Sydney celebrates our city’s creativity and imagination, with local and international artists bringing their ideas, wit and unique spirit to the spaces we all share.
Our creative community, and shared celebrations of this creativity, are fundamental to the identity of our city. The City of Sydney has long recognised the importance of fostering an environment where ideas and imagination can flourish through grants, public art programs and the encouragement of finegrain activity.
Lord Mayor Clover Moore
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Expressions of Interest
Have a project you’d like to realise in Art & About Sydney? To start a conversation please contact Steph Walker. All major projects are chosen through an Expression of Interest process which will open in January 2016.
If you are interested in becoming a partner with Art & About Sydney, please contact Joann di Gesu.
Australian Life and Little Sydney Lives
These competitions are now closed. For any questions please email us.
If you have a project that you would like to be considered as an associated event alongside our major projects, please contact Steph Walker.
For media inquiries, interview requests or high-resolution images, please contact our media team.
Our October 2015 Art & About project GAMES + ACTIONS (FOR A QUIET CITY) relies on a mass of volunteer participants. Keen to take part in creative workshops and sonic flash mobs? Please fill in this form. We’re always after passionate volunteers for different projects. If you’re interested in getting involved, please email us.