Get involved in 2023

2023 Artist Commission EOIs open Monday 25 July

Mindy Meng Wang - When?

Artist commissions: four x $5,000.00AUD

Frankston City Council  is seeking expressions of interest from creatives for artistic works to be presented within the 2023 South Side Festival period, 5-14 May 2023. We encourage creatives across all artistic mediums, platforms and career stages to apply, there are no creative restraints or parameters so let your imagination run wild!

2023 will be the second year of this dynamic series of events and we are so excited to start programming it.

Key dates:

EOIs open: Monday 25 July 2022

EOIs close: Monday 22 August 2022

Successful applicants will be notified by the end of October 2022.

Access to the application portal is in the EOI guideline material. We definitely recommend you read the guidelines and be sure to select the application you are eligible for. Please note that the Frankston Arts Centre artist grants are also currently open and you are only able to apply for one, not both, grants/commissions. 

SSF-Artist-Commissions-EOI-Guidelines-2023-Final.pdf(PDF, 653KB)

Check out 2022's artist commission recipients:

Architecture of Inner Space by Agata Mayes

Mindy Meng Wang - When?

Murrundaya Yepengna Dance Workshops

The Bandwagon - South Side Sessions


Please direct all queries via email only to: 

Image: Mindy Meng Wang, 2022 South Side Festival Artist Commission recipient. Credit Renji Pan.