The Art Project by Emilya Colliver

$39.95 AUD


Drawing on more than two decades of extensive experience in the art world, Emilya Colliver (Founder, Art Pharmacy) has written a comprehensive handbook for the public and private sectors.


The Art Project covers the complexities of commissioning art in the public realm, the development of placemaking ideas, commissioning artists for developments and how to design a successful art strategy.

This extensive guide provides valuable insights into the relationships between artists and organisations, governments and the corporate world. In her accessible and informative style, Emilya seeks to assist in the process of implementing an art project from start to finish. Learn how to master:

  • Strategies for private businesses, council or government
  • Artist briefs
  • Budgets and contracts
  • Artwork installation
  • Marketing and publicity campaigns
  • Documenting artworks
  • Building an art collection that your community will love


“In writing this book, I wanted to demystify the processes involved in a successful art project, showing that art can be attainable, no matter who is behind the implementation.” – Emilya Colliver


About Emilya Colliver

Emilya Colliver has held a pivotal position in the art world in Australia and the UK for over 20 years. She is the founder and owner of leading art consultancy companies, Art Pharmacy and Sugar Glider Digital. Colliver’s companies leverage her many years of experience and a genuine passion for the creative community to create powerful art projects for clients and artists alike, from comprehensive project management and curatorial services, to small commissions for private homes.