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Enhancing Spaces event to demystify public art

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Enhancing Space: Public Art Business Breakfast will be at the Bundaberg Multiplex on Friday 12 April. Image: Katie Whyte.

Update: This event has now been cancelled.

Enhancing Spaces: Public Art Business Breakfast, an arts industry networking event hosted by CQUniversity’s Regional Arts Services Network and Bundaberg Regional Council aims to help demystify the process of public art.

Featuring visual artist and creative producer Katie Whyte, the event on Friday 12 April will discuss the value of working with artists and what this can bring to businesses and community spaces.

Katie specialises in large scale site-specific murals, having undertaken numerous corporate and commercial commissions throughout Southeast Queensland.

At the breakfast event, Katie will outline the opportunities of public art to businesses, advising on how to successfully commission public artworks and work with artists to enhance public spaces.

Guest speakers include:

  • Katie Whyte, Visual Artist and Creative Producer
  • Trish Mears, MC
  • Rebecca McDuff, Bundaberg Regional Art Gallery Director
  • Jolene Watson, RADF Officer, Bundaberg Regional Council
  • Trudie Leigo, Central Queensland Regional Arts Services Network

The informative morning will offer opportunities to network with members of Bundaberg’s business and arts communities while enjoying a delicious breakfast.

Enhancing Spaces: Public Art Business Breakfast

When:   Friday 12 April

Time:     7 am

Where: Bundaberg Multiplex, 1 Civic Avenue, Bundaberg

Cost:      $30

Bookings essential.

CQUniversity will also hold Masterclass: Developing and Managing Your Own Public Art Projects program on Saturday 13 April and Sunday 14 April.

This two day workshop will help artist build their business, planning and project management skills.

For more information and bookings, see the website.



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