Video and Digital Services: Expression of Interest


The Powerhouse is one of Australia’s oldest and most important cultural institutions. It is Australia’s only museum of applied arts and sciences with an exceptional collection of approximately 500,000 objects. The Powerhouse is undertaking significant renewal through the creation of Powerhouse Parramatta, expansion of Powerhouse Castle Hill, the renewal of Powerhouse Ultimo and the ongoing operations of Sydney Observatory.

The Powerhouse Studio is establishing a network of collaborators to produce and deliver its ambitious digital content slate which includes short video series, documentaries, podcasts, exhibition content, exhibition interpretation, sound works and partnership projects. We are inviting expressions of interest from digital media service providers with wide ranging skills to be notified of briefs and opportunities to collaborate on projects, including but not limited to:

  • Producers (Video and Audio)
  • Directors
  • Cinemaphotographers
  • Editors
  • Sound Specialists – Designers, Recordists
  • Colourists
  • VFX
  • Motion Designers
  • Full Service Agencies and Production Houses

Learn more about the process and download a copy of the Expression of Interest here. Responses to the EOI must be submitted electronically to the electronic tender box for this EOI via the e-tendering website as indicated by 11am on Monday 26th September 2022.

In response to the invitation, you will need to supply the following:

  • Cover letter including Business Name, Address, ABN, Contact Name and Position, Phone, Email, Website
  • A portfolio of relevant work or CV
  • A schedule of rates (i.e. hourly, daily, weekly) if applicable.

The Powerhouse notes that the schedules of rates are indicative only and will be subject to brief requirements, services required and project deliverables.


Examples of Powerhouse Digital Content

Exhibition media design: soundscapes, augmented reality and immersive interactive media design

Creating and documenting live events: POWERHOUSE Lates and Sydney Observatory Livestreams

Podcast and video series 100 Climate Conversations

Short Films such as documentaries, video and audio commissions that help tell the story of our collection of over 500,000 objects.