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Projection art

Council manages 3 data projectors available for loan to local artists for large scale public art projection installations on the Sunshine Coast.

Projection art
Photo credit: Nick Morley. Dawn Awakening, Horizon Festival 2022

The projectors are available by application to artists who have been commissioned to design a projection for an event or installation that supports the activation of arts on the Sunshine Coast. Projector details:

  1. Large projector A (EB G7500U projector with ELPLM08 lens)
  2. Large projector B (EB G7500U projector with ELPLM08 lens)
  3. Small projector (Epson EB-G5450 WUNL projector)
  4. Additional lenses interchangeable with large projectors (ELPW05 Wide and ELPLU03 short lenses).

Projector loan process

To apply, please email [email protected] with the below information:

  • projector items (in reference to the list above) that you wish to loan
  • dates the equipment will be required for
  • Sunshine Coast event or installation the projectors will be supporting.

We will respond to your application within 3 business days. 

Projector loan conditions

The projector is to be borrowed under the following conditions:

  • the projector loan is approved in writing
  • the projector is used only
    • by the artist that signs the agreement
    • at the event or installation stated in the agreement
    • for the projection proposed as stated in the agreement.
  • the equipment is for non-commercial use and no advertising will be displayed in any projections
  • council must be recognised in some form for their support
  • artists must hold current $20 million dollar public liability insurance.

Note: the projectors are periodically serviced and may be unavailable for short amounts of time. Please allow at least a 2 month time frame for submitting a projector loan application.

Contact

For more information, email [email protected].