The first round of applications for 2017 closed on 21 October 2016. Please submit the form below to register your interest in the second round of applications. 

VISUAL ARTS RESEARCH & PORTFOLIO (VARP) One Year Course     LOCATION | Station Street, Mullumbimby                                                                                            DATES | 24 February - 17 November 2017, 20 Sessions during the year on Fridays                                           

This course is intended for students who need mentorship to develop a body of work, and have completed our Practice Course (VAP), or the equivalent studies in another institution. Whether you want to expand your portfolio or you are a more experienced artist wanting to develop your practice, this course is designed to facilitate a critical awareness and understanding of visual art and its contexts. Students will continue to develop their research skills through a guided program that will include studio work, field trips, gallery visits, guest lecturers, group exhibition and more. Students are expected to work in their studios as well as on site at BSA.  

Total Cost: $1700.00 (incl. GST)

Please complete the Application Form below.  All information and details within this form will be treated confidentially.  BSA staff will contact you to arrange a time to meet to discuss your application and to answer any questions you may have about the course. 

If you have any further questions please contact us at or phone 0487 362 141.


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