Artist in Residence

Nagev Artist in Residence and Exhibition

Nagev is a community focused cafe that values and supports artistic talent in Adelaide. We are a young community minded team that believe in a working with others to promote better living through food and the appreciation of great art.

As part of our outreach program we open our cafe to visual artists to exhibit their works. Read more about how you can get involved and become the Artist in Residence at Nagev.

Current Artists in Residence

Our space is currently available for hire. Fill out the form at the bottom of this page if you wish to be our next Artist is Residence.

Art Space Hire

3 exhibition spaces are available of 2.2m of wall hanging space with a ceiling height of 2.2m with extra space available for artist and purchasing details. Alternatively, you can use the entire wall for a solo exhibition depending on availability.

Hanging system is not provided but you have permission to use 3M removable hanging hooks. We have movable desk and chairs, kitchenette facilities, small storage area and W.C.

Fee Structure

A hire duration of on month minimum is required. Longer hire can be discussed with Nagev. Solo or group exhibitions welcome

  • Bond required $100
  • $100 per month per artist (3 artist)
  • $300 per month solo artist
  • $10 for 2 Instagram posts in the month

The gallery is covered for public liability but insurance for artworks is the responsibility of the artist.

Installation and Removal Guidelines

  • Two days prior to exhibition
  • Sunday from 3.00pm and all day Monday. Assistance can be offered in negotiation with Nagev.
  • Exhibition will be up for one month
  • The exhibition wall must be vacated Sunday morning before 9am. Negotiations can be made.

Launch Parties

We can host a launch party for your exhibition. The cost is $300 for 2 hours. Hours can be negotiated with Nagev. Launch party will include complimentary small nibbles. Coffee and cakes may be purchased.

Our space is suitable for emerging and established artists who require minimal setup assistance. The artist is responsible for curating and hanging the exhibition. The artist is responsible for most exhibition promotion especially the launch party.

Nagev will not take a commission on any artwork sold. Payment facilities can be negotiated with Nagev.  

All prices include:

  • Two days’ set-up and take-down either side of the exhibition
  • Nagev Story appearance included
  • Free internet access
  • Complimentary tea and coffee for the artist

A deposit of $50 is required which is non refundable. To secure dates, the full balance must be paid in full no later than two weeks prior to the start of the exhibition.

Previous Artists in Residence