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Apply for the Bayside Local exhibition

About the Bayside Local Exhibition

Bayside Local is an exhibition that showcases the work of accomplished artists residing in Bayside. The exhibition will be held 9 February 24 March 2019 at Bayside Gallery. 

At this stage, there is no set theme. The exhibition will comprise works selected by the Curator and a theme may emerge based on entries. There are also no specifications for size or artwork medium, but offensive works or those that present safety concerns will not be considered. 

We will not be responsible for the sale of works. Sales enquiries will be directed to the artist or their nominated representative.

Find out more about Bayside Gallery.

Selection criteria

Applications must fulfil the following selection criteria:

  • Demonstrate a high standard of technical ability and conceptual awareness
  • Demonstrate a coherent body of work that is ready and appropriate for public exhibition
  • Artist must have exhibited work in the last 5 years
  • Artist is a resident of Bayside, defined as the municipality of Bayside, Victoria. To check eligibility please visit: knowyourcouncil.vic.gov.au/councils/bayside.

The Curator reserves the right to reject incomplete or non-complying applications.

Submitting your artwork

  • Please provide up to 10 300dpi JPG images and complete the list of artworks below.
  • Images are to be labelled in the following format: Name_Surname_Title_date.jpg with underscores between words. eg. Charles_Conder_A_holiday_at_Mentone_1888.jpg
  • Screen-based artworks should be submitted as easily playable MOV or AVI files.
  • Files requiring the installation of special software or drivers may be disregarded. If submitting DVD video discs, the discs must be playable on a standard DVD player.

Deadline for applications is Wednesday 31 October 2018.

We expect to notify all applicants of their outcome by the end of 2018.

All enquiries regarding your application, support material and general program information should be directed to the Curator on:


(03) 9261 7111 (during business hours)


thegallery [at] bayside.vic.gov.au (subject: Enquiry%20about%20Bayside%20Local%20Exhibition)

Artist contact details

This exhibition showcases local Bayside artists
Postal address

Artist information
Max 100 words
Includes details about your artistic training, exhibition history and significant artistic career achievements.
Files must be less than 5 MB.
Allowed file types: gif jpg jpeg pdf doc docx.
Artwork information
Please let us know the key information about the works you are submitting.
Please provide an overview about the ideas or issues presented in the work (maximum 100 words).

Please make sure the link provided is not password protected.
Upload a single image if only submitting 1 piece of artwork.
Files must be less than 10 MB.
Allowed file types: gif jpg jpeg png pdf doc docx.
Files must be less than 40 MB.
Allowed file types: zip.


Unfortunately this exhibition is only open for Bayside residents.