Services we offer
The City of Marion values creativity and artistic expression in community life and is committed to providing support and opportunities for individual artists and arts organisations to be involved in projects, events, festivals, community celebrations, and art in public places. Following are some regular opportunities:
Council supports local artists taking part in the SALA Festival by subsidising artist registrations for individuals and groups with a rebate of $120. Limited rebates are available. Be quick! First in best dressed.
Artists who do not reside within Marion but are holding an exhibition in the council area for SALA are also eligible to claim the rebate.
Eligible artists should pay their registration as normal to the SALA office, then send a photocopy or electronic copy of their receipt to:
Arts and Cultural Development Officer
Post: City of Marion, PO Box 21, Oaklands Park, SA, 5046
The Community Grants program and the Youth Grants program assist local non-profit community groups and organisations to establish and undertake innovative projects or activities that are of benefit to the community.
Watch this space for opportunities for commissions for public art projects and employment opportunities for community arts projects.
For further information on public art and placemaking projects in the City of Marion contact:
Public Art and Placemaking Officer
Phone: 8375 6600