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Artist Opportunities

The Council offers a variety of opportunities for artists to engage with and contribute to the cultural vitality of our City

Artist opportunities

SALA Festival artist support

Hold or host an exhibition

SALA registrations will open Friday 1 March and close Friday 10 May.

Artists are invited to exhibit their works in the City of Norwood Payneham & St Peters during the South Australian Living Arts (SALA) Festival (1 - 31 August).

For more information and to register, visit: SALA Festival

SALA fee reimbursement

SALA fee reimbursements will open Friday 1 March with requests for support closing Tuesday 4 June 2024.

Artists presenting an exhibition or participating in an open studio event in the City of NPSP are invited to claim a reimbursement of the SALA registration fee up to $140.


Send a copy of the below form and the receipt for your exhibition to:

Apply Here

Artist Register 

The Artist Register provides information on creative people, services and products in the City of Norwood Payneham & St Peters.

Register your details to be part of our online Artist Register.

Artist Register

Art on Parade 

Art on Parade, held each year and is the perfect platform to showcase your art on Adelaide’s premier mainstreet, The Parade.

Interested in participating in next year's Art on Parade? Register to receive updates about upcoming artist opportunities and events. 

Watch video: 

Credit: John Nieddu Photography

Public Art & Culture Grants

The Public Art & Culture Grants Scheme is offered twice a year and is part of the Council's Community Funding Program. 

The Scheme has three funding categories:

  1. Artistic & Cultural Programs & Events
  2. Artistic Development
  3. Visual Public Art.

Applicants can apply for up to $5,000 per financial year. 

For more information and to apply, visit: Community Funding Program

Adelaide Fringe artist support

The Council supports local artists, performers, producers, events, venues and businesses participating in the 2024 Adelaide Fringe with a 50% subsidy for Fringe registrations within the Council area. Subsidies are available for the first 20 registrations, so be quick!

To access the subsidy:

  • connect with a venue in the City of Norwood Payneham & St Peters
  • register your event via Adelaide Fringe’s AVR platform and pay the reduced registration fee at the checkout
  • include ’Proudly supported by the City of Norwood, Payneham & St Peters’ on marketing and promotional material
  • register your event on Council’s Events Calendar 

Fringe registrations and subsidies are closed for 2024.


Emma Comley
Council Arts Officer
T: 08 8366 4555