Exhibition Development Fund 2020

The Exhibition Development Fund supports the Victorian arts sector with grants of up to $10,000 to Victorian arts organisations to develop new exhibitions of contemporary art, craft or design with the potential to tour with NETS Victoria.

Past recipients include:

Central Goldfields Art Gallery for Ngardang Girri Kalat Mimini
Arts Project Australia for FEM-aFINNITY, touring in 2020 with NETS Victoria
Shepparton Art Museum for Craftivism, currently on tour with NETS Victoria

The EDF is devolved annually. The NETS Victoria Artistic Program Advisory Committee reviews all applications and the successful proposals are announced and funds distributed within three months.

Further information may be sought from the applicant when considering the viability of the project by contacting NETS Victoria staff:

Director: Claire Watson T. 03 8620 2007

Applications for 2020 have closed.

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Please note, the Guidelines for the 2021 EDF grant are currently under review. As soon as they are finalised we will announce through our e-news. To subscribe, enter your email at the bottom of our home page.


Craftivism Hiromi Tango Amygdala (Fireworks) 2016
neon and mixed media
120 x 140 x 40 cm
Image courtesy the artist and Sullivan+Strumpf, Sydney/Singapore © the artist
Installation view Mornington Peninsula Regional Gallery