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Calling out to Intercultural and First Nations artists

By Community Arts Network
03 October 2022

Brief:

CAN’s Intercultural Lullabies Project in Bunbury is looking for an artist or illustrator to design the principal artwork for the community songbook.

This illustration will feature on the cover of the songbook and will be utilised in marketing collateral for the project. Specific elements of the illustration may also be woven throughout the body of the document, to complement the lullabies.


About the project:

Intercultural Lullabies Bunbury is a celebration of language and culture through song. It is the coming together of Noongar and intercultural communities to share lullabies, language and culture.

The songbook will contain original lullabies in Noongar and translated versions of these songs in multiple languages.

EOI process:

Stage 1

Friday, 21st OctoberInterested artists can submit a portfolio of their work and a short biography (approx. 300 words) to esther@can.org.au on or before 21st October
Stage 2Monday, 24th OctoberThe successful artist will be notified on Friday, 24th October
Stage 3Monday, 31st OctoberProduce a draft illustration concept for the Intercultural Lullabies songbook and send through to Community Arts Network for feedback
Stage 4Thursday, 3rd NovemberIncorporate feedback and produce the final illustration for the Intercultural Lullabies songbook and send through the Community Arts Network for approval



Artwork Themes

The commissioned illustration must be:

  • Suitable for an early childhood resource
  • Colourful and visually striking
  • Feature one main focal point, or main visual element to represent Bunbury
  • Incorporate elements of the natural environment of Bunbury

Budget

Fee for commissioning the illustration is $675.00 (plus GST if required).

Requirements

The contracted artist will be required to deliver on the following:

  • Produce a draft illustration concept for the Intercultural Lullabies songbook and send through to Community Arts Network for feedback
  • Incorporate feedback and produce the final illustration for the Intercultural Lullabies songbook and send through the Community Arts Network for approval
  • Supply the final approved artwork in
    • hardcopy and/or
    • high resolution electronic form: JPEG and TIFF @ 300 dpi at approx. 420mm x 297mm (A3)
  • Deliver the hardcopy (of original illustration) to Community Arts Network

Copyright

The artwork, and the Intellectual Property Rights of the artwork, will be owned by CAN. We will try to acknowledge, to the extent practicable, your contribution to the artwork. CAN may adapt, distort or transform your artwork in order to fit its current and future requirements.

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King Street Arts Centre
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