Support Us


As Queensland’s pre-eminent outdoor art exhibition, we are firmly committed to nurturing and supporting artists and inspiring, amusing, uplifting and capturing the hearts and minds of all who visit - for free! In 2016, we invite you to become a part of the success of SWELL. If you share our love for inspiring people through art, nurturing artists, educating children through art workshops and enriching culture on the Gold Coast, help us build a future for this extraordinary event. The generous support from our supporters and patrons has a seismic impact on the artists who exhibit and the community we live in. There are a number of ways you can help:

Donations over $2 are tax deductible. SWELL has DGR (Deductible Gift Recipient) and TCC (Tax Concession Charity) endorsement from the Australian Taxation Office  and all donations are tax deductible. Please email or phone the office on 07 5525 0503 if you would like any more information about supporting SWELL.


You share our love for inspiring people through art and want to help us grow. Become a SWELL Friend from $50 and receive a sticker to show your love of SWELL.


Enjoy access to special behind the scenes talks or special events and regular updates on the company’s activity. Become a SWELL Supporter from $500.


Take your support to the next level and help us bring SWELL’s vision to life. SWELL Patrons are the foundation of support for SWELL’s Sculpture Festival. It’s our highest individual donor program, offering you the opportunity to sponsor an artist you love, fund a school workshop, or sponsor an artwork. As our way of saying thank you for your support, SWELL Patrons receive invitations to our private functions, tours and art studios, special dinners with our artists and creative team and acknowledgement in the SWELL program and website. Patronage starts at $1,000.