Call for Expressions of Interest – Ararat Gallery TAMA Collection Working Group

Posted Thursday 16 June, 05:00pm

Council is seeking expressions of interest (EOI) from members of the community for the Ararat Gallery TAMA Collection Working Group. 

The Working Group will consider proposed acquisitions to and de-accessions from the TAMA Collection provided by the Visual Arts Coordinator. Members include the CEO, the Visual Arts Coordinator, two local practising artists appointed directly by Council, and two community representatives appointed by process of EOI. 

Two community representative positions are currently vacant for a two-year term from 1 July 2022 to 30 June 2024.  

Applicants can obtain a copy of the Ararat Gallery TAMA Acquisitions Policy and the Ararat Gallery TAMA Collection Working Group Terms of Reference here and further enquiries can be directed to Visual Arts Coordinator Katy Mitchell on kmitchell@ararat.vic.gov.au or 0457 614 875 

Applicants for Working Group membership should demonstrate their suitability through a written response (maximum 300 words). 

A Selection Panel of Working Group representatives will assess EOIs received and will present appointment recommendations to the ARCC CEO for approval.    

EOIs are due on  Friday,1 July 2022 at 5pm and can be lodged as follows:  

  • Emailed to gallery@ararat.vic.gov.au 

  • Mailed to Ararat Rural City Council, PO Box 246, Ararat, VIC 3377  

  • Delivered in person to Ararat Rural City Council, Municipal Offices, Cnr Vincent and High Streets, Ararat