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Georgie Pinn, Ripple, Botanica 2021.

Brisbane City Council’s Botanica 2022

Expression of Interest

Presented by Brisbane City Council and produced by Museum of Brisbane, Botanica is Queensland’s premier outdoor exhibition of site-specific contemporary artwork, taking place in Brisbane’s City Botanic Gardens.

Featuring artworks and installations from some of Australia’s leading contemporary artists and designers, this open-air exhibition at the nexus of art and design practice inspires conversations about our built, natural and digital environments.

Artists, designers and architects are invited to submit a concept for consideration in the 2022 Botanica.  Expression of Interest submissions must respond to the brief below.


Submissions close Monday 6 December 2021 at 5pm.

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    Botanica is presented by Brisbane City Council.

Applications for University Partners

Applications for Botanica University partners are now open, please complete the below EOI. Applications from artists who are not from Botanica University Partners (University of Queensland, Queensland University of technology, TAFE Queensland and Griffith University) have closed and will not be considered. If you have any questions, please email info@museumofbrisbane.com.au.

If applicable.
Accepted file types: pdf, Max. file size: 15 MB.
Confirm the budget range for the total cost of your artwork including artist fees and all costs involved with design, fabrication, transportation, installation, deinstallation and site recovery.
Indicate your availability to participate in the project on the following dates: On-site Artist Brief Tuesday 11 Jan 2022, Concept Development Phase 3 – 28 Jan 2022, Commissioning Phase Jan – May 2022 and Event Phase 13 - 31 May 2022.
Name of Signatory
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Contact Us

Expressions of Interest have now closed for Botanica 2022 artists.  If you have any further enquiries, please contact us info@museumofbrisbane.com.au.

Esem Projects, Superorganism, Botanica 2021.
Who should apply?

Unsure if you should apply? If you consider yourself an artist, designer or architects, you are encouraged to apply.

Undergraduate students are not eligible to apply for this program.

How many proposals can artists submit?

Artists are invited to submit a maximum of 2 proposals.

Contact us

Artists are encouraged to email their questions to info@museumofbrisbane.com.au with the subject Botanica 2022.