Info for artists

Expressions of interest open now!

Who can apply 

  • Artists who identify as transgender or gender diverse, including binary, non-binary, genderqueer, genderfluid, brotherboy, sistergirl, and all other non-cisgender experiences of gender. 

  • Entries from all levels of experience are welcome.  

  • Artists can apply from any geographic location, but please be aware it will be the artist’s responsibility to arrange delivery and collection of works from Fitzroy, Melbourne. 

  • Artists don’t have to use their legal name for the purpose of applying to exhibit. You can include a different display name, or display your work anonymously.

Artwork specifications 

  • Works should respond to the theme “Trans Joy” 

  • Works in any medium and size can be proposed, including 2D works such as painting and drawing, and 3D works such as sculpture and form.  We will try to accomodate all types of work, within the constraints of the gallery space. 

  • Artists can choose to offer their work for sale as part of the exhibition


How to apply

  • Complete the Expression of Interest form

  • Only one application is required per artist, even if you would like to submit more than one piece of work.


Important dates

Saturday 28 May 2022 - EOI Open

Friday 1 July - EOI closed

Throughout application process - Artists contacted

1 August (approx) - Artists finalised 

Late Sept/Early Oct - artwork proofs to be provided by artists

November 2022 - exhibition

End November - exhibition close/pick up unsold artwork

For more information

Please contact us using our web form if you have any questions.  Please be aware that this exhibition is being run and organised entirely by volunteers so we may not be able to reply right away! We will aim to have someone get back to you within a week, but will respond sooner if we can.