Opportunities and funding

The City of Adelaide supports the arts community through a range of opportunities and funding.

Recognising that public art is essential to the quality of life and identity of the city, the City of Adelaide supports the development of an internationally recognised, contemporary Public Art Program.

Opportunities

There are many opportunities for you to become involved in arts and culture in the city. The City of Adelaide regularly accepts expressions of interest from artists interested in:

  • creating murals
  • sculptural works
  • participating in residencies such as the Emerging Curator Program
  • contributing to Capital Development work.

Funding and grants

The City of Adelaide's Arts and Cultural Grants Program offers the following funding categories:

  • Category 1: Artistic Development
  • Category 2: Public Art
  • Category 3: Community Programs and Events
  • Category 4: Quick Response
  • Category 5 Live Music Enterprise
  • Category 6 Cultural Promotion

Some categories are only open at certain times of the year and eligibility criteria applies. Please visit our Arts and Cultural Funding page for more information.

Need more information?

If you have any questions regarding the opportunities and funding for public art, please contact:

Sarita Burnett

08 8203 7417

Send an email

If you have any queries about all other creative and cultural practices contact Malia Wearn:

8203 7807

send an email