We acknowledge the traditional owners and sovereign custodians of the land on which Collingwood Yards is situated, the Wurundjeri people of the Woiwurrung language group. We extend our respect to their Ancestors and all First Peoples and Elders past, present, and future.

Bank of Melbourne Residency

Applications for the 2021 Bank of Melbourne Residency are now closed.

The Bank of Melbourne Collingwood Residency is awarded annually to an individual or small enterprise of between 2-4 people and comprises of:

  • Dedicated 42sqm space for 12 months’ in Melbourne’s newest cultural precinct in the heart of Collingwood
  • $10,000 in financial support from Bank of Melbourne;
  • Opportunities for mentoring, professional development and collaboration.

The judging panel is made up of Bank of Melbourne, Collingwood Yards and creative industry representatives, and will be looking for creative businesses or art practices ready to diversify, professionalise or scale up their work. Small groups, individuals and creative partnerships are all invited to apply for this career-defining opportunity — applications across creative disciplines and business types are welcomed.

The 2021 Bank of Melbourne Collingwood Residency has been awarded to Kate Beynon.

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"Collingwood Yards provides an exciting convergence point for diverse creative communities of artists and organisations."

Channon Goodwin
Bus Projects
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“It's important for the artists we work with to be connected. There's creative community everywhere you look."

Sue Roff
Arts Project Australia
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