Proposal Information

Lot 19 Artspace is a well-regarded arts space in Castlemaine with a long history of supporting local artists and beyond.

The artspace consists of a multi-purpose arts precinct comprising two gallery spaces, outdoor exhibiting areas, performance stages, kitchen, studios other unique spaces in a bush setting.

The galleries have wonderful natural light as well as gallery lighting.

All forms of arts practice are welcome to apply. The Lot19 Artspace provides a versatile location for creative expression ideal for art exhibitions, community events and performance.


Opening Hours:

Friday, Saturday & Sunday 11am – 5pm

Exhibition openings  first Saturday of each month from 2-4pm or by arrangement.

Gallery Rental for three week exhibition*

Main Gallery $350

Annex Gallery $150

Both Spaces $500

Other Spaces Price on Application

No commission is charged from the sale of works except for select group exhibitions hosted by Lot19

*$200 bond is required when booking a space

Conditions of Hire:

Lot 19 will:

  • Advertise and promote exhibitions through their website, social media and mailing list
  • Provide installation and curatorial assistance as required
  • Provide plinths and other gallery equipment
  • Sell drinks and food at its licensed bar and kitchen for opening nights
  • Provide Public Liability Insurance
  • Provide a Gallery Key

Artist/s will:

  • Have paid their rent in full prior to commencing installation
  • Create and design invite, floor-sheets and other promotional material
  • Install and de-install exhibition
  • Return Lot19 Artspace to original condition
  • Artists to arrange gallery sitting during their exhibition. (The Gallery must be open Friday, Saturday & Sunday 11am – 5pm. Other times by arrangement.)  
  • Take responsibility for insuring their work
  • Be responsible for documenting their exhibition 

Proposals may include:

  • Description of exhibition
  • CV
  • Preferred dates
  • Documentation of work
  • Artists are strongly encouraged to visit Lot19 Artspace and meet with the organisers before submitting an application
  • Preferred space Please see our floorpan here: Floor plan