Call Out to Young Artists for Public Art Project

The City of Yarra’s Youth Services has a public space that seeks the ideas of emerging artists aged between 20-25.

Yarra Youth Services provide the paint and a flat $500 fee. Your art adorns a unique outdoor exhibiting space.

This series of seasonal murals will change every three months, offering opportunities to emerging artists to conceive and deliver an innovative public art project.

To submit your application please send 1 proposed design (jpeg), 6 examples of your work as a PDF and a short artist statement to Chris Parkinson.

If you’d like to discuss your submission in person, please phone Chris on 9426 1459 or email on


Image: Emerging City of Yarra artist Brody Xaharkos’s Edinburgh Gardens mural commission. Photo by Chris Parkinson.