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Sunday 03 March 2024
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Transitions

APPLY NOW FOR 2024

Applications extended until midnight Sunday 21 January 2024.

Transitions is a partnered program between Umbrella Studio Contemporary Arts and Townsville City Galleries, that combines mentorship, critiques and development for emerging visual artist mentees. The mentees work one-on-one with an established North Queensland artist to develop their arts practices, gain valuable insights into working professionally and to begin to forge a career in the arts. They self-define their goals and get support and feedback from their mentor, gallery professionals, guest mentors and their program peers. Umbrella Studio Contemporary Arts and Townsville City Galleries are now calling for applicants for the 2024 Transitions program. 

Explore previous mentorships to get a taste of the program:

2023

2022

2021

The Transitions program is a partnership between Umbrella Studio Contemporary Arts and Townsville City Galleries. 

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Open Hours

Tues - Fri: 9am-5pm

Sat - Sun: 9am-1pm

Gallery closed Mondays, public holidays and during exhibition install weeks.

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Contact

(07) 4772 7109

408 Flinders Street,
Gurambilbarra (Townsville),
Qld, 4810 Australia

PO Box 2394,
Gurambilbarra (Townsville),
Qld, 4810 Australia

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Acknowledgement of Country

Umbrella Studio Contemporary Arts respectfully acknowledges the Wulgurukaba of Gurambilbarra and Yunbenun and the surrounding groups of our region; Bindal, Gugu Badhan, Nywaigi, Warrgamay, Bandjin and Gudjal as the Traditional Custodians of the land on which we gather, share and celebrate local creative practice. We pay our respects to Elders past, present and emerging. We acknowledge Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders as the first people of Australia. They have never ceded sovereignty and remain strong in their enduring connection to land and Culture.

Umbrella is a Dealer Member of the Indigenous Art Code. This means we are committed to fair and ethical trade with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander artists, and transparency in the promotion and sale of artwork. As a Dealer Member and signatory to the Code we must act fairly, honestly, professionally and in good conscience in all direct or indirect dealings with artists.

Acknowledgements

Umbrella is supported by the Queensland Government through Arts Queensland, part of the Department of Communities, Housing and Digital Economy, and by the Visual Arts and Craft Strategy, an initiative of the Australian, state and territory governments. | Umbrella is supported by the Tim Fairfax Family Foundation and receives funds through the Australian Cultural Fund. | Townsville City Council is a funding partner of Umbrella's program.