For RMIT students wishing to pursue a career in the visual arts, we provide a number of opportunities for you to get involved and gain experience.

Get an arts mentor.

Reach new heights; apply to exhibit.

Apply to exhibit

This is an opportunity to be one of five current RMIT students that use First Site Gallery as a working studio during the mid-semester break, culminating in a two week show.

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Cultural criticism program

Critical is a network for students interested in contemporary arts, writing and exhibitions.

Providing a series of monthly workshops, gatherings, art excursions, panel discussions and playful approaches to art theory, Critical aims to foster social and creative networks amongst students from a variety of disciplines.

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Visitors at an exhibition.

New student exhibitions open fortnightly on Tuesdays.

Fortnightly exhibitions

Come along to be inspired by a new generation of emerging artists.

First Site Gallery has new student exhibitions opening fortnightly on Tuesdays throughout semester. Shows run for two weeks and typically there are three exhibitions on in the gallery at one time.

Current exhibitions

Artist talks

Each fortnight, RMIT’s latest batch of student artists give you an insight into their practices with First Site Gallery’s Artist Talks. These talks take place at 1pm in the gallery on the last Friday of each fortnightly exhibition. Come along to hear artists share their inspirations, techniques and ideas on their work and practices.

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