Event 'The Churchie' Applicant Information Session

'The Churchie' Applicant Information Session


18 February 2023

Thinking of applying for The Churchie Emerging Art Prize 2023? Have questions about the application process? Keen to check out the gallery where your work might be presented? Join us for an information session at the IMA. First, our 2023 emerging guest curator Sebastian Henry-Jones will share his thoughts on the prize and his personal approach to curation. Then, there will be a Q&A session, where you can ask the IMA team questions about the process.

Guest Info
  • Sebastian Henry-Jones is the Curator at West Space, Naarm/Melbourne. He previously worked as a Curatorial Assistant for the 2022 and 2022 Sydney Biennales. He is a co-founder of experimental arts platforms Desire Lines and Emerson, and a former editor at Runway Journal. He has staged group exhibitions and independent projects across the East Cost of the continent.

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The Institute of Modern Art acknowledges the traditional custodians of the land upon which the IMA now stands, the Jagera, Yuggera, Yugarapul, and Turrbal people. We offer our respect to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people as the first artists of this country. In the spirit of allyship, the IMA will continue to work with First Nations people to celebrate, support, and present their immense past, present, and future contribution to artistic practice and cultural expression.