Alice Springtime – Sculptor / Prop Maker

Let’s make parades great again

Red Hot Arts with support from the Alice Springs Town Council has joined forces with Henley on Todd to transform the spring parades of Central Australia.

Alice Springtime, the region’s spring shoulder season of Arts and Cultural experiences launches on Friday the 18th of August. Followed Saturday 19th with what will be a Spring parade bringing together the nationally unique revelry of Henley on Todd and the incredible community of Alice Springs to make an Instagram ready explosion of life and colour.

Your paid mission will be to work with a small team of experts, 4 schools and the students of 3-4 classes from July 25th to August 18th to deliver varied concepts within a defined overarching theme. There will be time prior to plan the magic you will shepherd to completion.

  • Ability to design mobile sculpture, props and puppets achievable by children aged 8-12
  • Experience working with other artistic disciplines to deliver tight product
  • Demonstrated skill in working with children
  • A belief in your ability to create authentic work that inspires others to deliver, experience and enjoin it
  • Valid Ochre card

This contract position is 4 days a week and can be split between 2 artists depending on availability and capacity to create a range of unique audience experiences.

Submit your expression of interest addressing the dot points to [email protected]

You can include links to video or photos demonstrating your work

Further details will be made available to the successful artisans.

Closing date May 31st

1031 May 2017