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Call for performers for Speak Out - Language & Liberty

Applications Due: Friday 22 November, 5 pm

In conjunction with the 2019 Moreland Summer Show, the Counihan Gallery In Brunswick is seeking speakers to participate in Speak Out - Language & Liberty.

When: Saturday 7 December, 2.30 pm
Venue: Speaker’s plinth outside the Brunswick Town Hall, 233 Sydney Road, Brunswick, VIC 3056

If you are a writer, poet, spoken word artist, rapper, singer or rabble-rouser and would like to respond to the theme 'Language & Liberty' please email a biography and draft or summary of your intended piece.

Speakers of all levels of experience are welcome and entry is free.
Performances should not exceed 5 minutes.

Application form

Download an application form.



Auslan interpreters will be provided for this event.

Call for exhibition proposals

The call for 2020 exhibition proposals has now closed.

Applicants will be notified in October regarding the outcome of their proposals.

Call for Moreland Summer Show - applications now open

Applications for the Moreland Summer Show have now closed.

The Counihan Gallery In Brunswick is pleased to announce the 3rd Noel Counihan Commemorative Art Award as part of the annual Moreland Summer Show.

To be awarded annually, the Noel Counihan Commemorative Art Award will recognise an outstanding contemporary artwork by an artist who engages with social, political, cultural or environmental subjects.

This year’s theme is Language and Liberty.

Professional Development package

The 2019 prize is a tailored Professional Development package to the value of $3000.

The professional development package is designed by the winning artist to best support their creative practice and supported by the Counihan Gallery and Moreland City Council. It can include attendance to workshops, events, mentorships or anything demonstrably relevant to your creative professional development.

Works can be of any medium but must fit within 150 cm along any axis of the work.

There is no fee to enter or exhibit.

Please note: Works must have been produced within the year of entry.

We are also delighted to announce a People’s Choice Award of $1000 generously sponsored by the Sydney Road Brunswick Association (SRBA).

This year we also introduce the Peers' Choice Award to the value of $250 sponsored by local independent bookstore Brunswick Bound.