THE OPPORTUNITY Helpmann Academy have partnered with SA Power Networks to engage established artist, Dave Court, to mentor a group of emerging artists. The selected emerging artists will create a series of public artworks embracing an SA icon, the Stobie Pole, to be installed on several Stobie Poles in the City of Port Adelaide Enfield … Continued

Goolwa Wharf Major Public Art Commission

Generously funded by K&S Langley Fund Presented by Helpmann Academy and Alexandrina Council, the Helpmann Academy Major Public Art Commission for the Goolwa Wharf Precinct will support an emerging artist or small collective of artists to create a major public art commission for the Goolwa Wharf Precinct. This significant opportunity is valued at up to … Continued

SA Power Networks Emerging Artist Commission

Valued at up to $11,500, the SA Power Networks Emerging Artist Commission is an opportunity for an emerging visual artist to gain valuable experience in developing public art and site-specific commissions. SA Power Networks is commissioning a contemporary sculpture that reflects their position in the South Australian community – as the State’s electricity distributor, a … Continued

Hilton Adelaide Emerging Artist Commission

Helpmann Academy is delighted to be partnering with Hilton Adelaide to deliver the Hilton Adelaide Emerging Artist Commission, valued at up to $25,000.  Previously awarded to artist Tom Borgas, Hilton Adelaide is again commissioning a contemporary artwork to be placed in the hotel’s foyer, opposite the reception desk. It is intended the commission will enhance … Continued

Portia Valley Wines Label Competition

In partnership with Portia Valley Wines, the Helpmann Academy is delighted to present the Portia Valley Wines Label Competition. Open to final year visual art students and graduates (within five years following their final year of study) from Adelaide College of the Arts (Tafe SA/Flinders University) and the University of South Australia, the competition offers the … Continued

Wilson Vineyard Label Acquisition

The Helpmann Academy is delighted to partner with the Wilson Vineyard to offer the Wilson Vineyard Label Acquisition. Since 2012, the Wilson Vineyard in the Clare Valley has worked with Helpmann Academy to acquire an artwork by a South Australian emerging artist for the label of their Wilson Vineyard Polish Hill River Riesling. This top … Continued