Geelong Arts Centre

Creative Engine

Where artist meets audience

You're brave, bold and creative, and you've got fresh artistic ideas to explore!

Just need a place to collaborate with other locally-based creatives and strengthen your creative and arts business practice?

Creative Engine is your space to make.

A collection of purpose-built studio and co-working spaces to get you shoulder-to-shoulder with like-minded creative shaping Geelong's creative future.

Let us support you through professional development, workshops, networking, events and funding opportunities.

For all Creative Engine enquiries please contact us here Creative Engine Enquiry Form

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Us And All Of This

Presented by Arts Centre Melbourne

In an epic, once-in-a-lifetime event, 300 local participants will join award-winning choreographer and creator Liesel Zink at one of three venues across Victoria to create a large-scale, meditative and sculptural public dance work. Click the button below to find out how you can be a part of this performance.

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Creative Engine Opportunities

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Creative Engine Co-working Space

Need a place to collaborate with other locally-based creatives and strengthen your creative and arts business practice? Geelong Arts Centre's Creative Engine Co-working space is your place to make.

Permanent and casual options are available.

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Studio Hire

Looking to develop new and exciting work, push the boundaries, or advance your contemporary arts practice?

Our stunning, purpose-built studio spaces available to hire for dance, theatre, performance, rehearsals, workshops, meetings, presentation and other events.

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Professional Development

Creative Engine offers opportunities to participate in creative and business skills development events that suit your level of skill and experience, from young and emerging to established professionals.

We are thrilled to launch a new program of online and in-person development opportunities for artists in 2022!

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Grants & Support Initiatives

These six grant packages will directly benefit individuals and organisations who are looking to develop new and exciting work, push the boundaries, and advance their contemporary arts practice.

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PROJECTS SUPPORTED BY CREATIVE ENGINE

Our grants and opportunities have supported a number of new works by local creatives since 2019.

Find out what's currently in the works at Creative Engine.

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COMMUNITY FUEL

Add your financial fuel to our region’s creative fire with Geelong Arts Centre’s Creative Engine ‘Community Fuel’!

Community Fuel invites local creatives to pitch their ideas to arts-loving members of the Geelong community. See the impact of the community’s collective fuel instantly, with all money raised from tickets sold awarded to the winning pitch, as well as matched funding from Geelong Arts Centre.


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Creative Engine E-News

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