Wednesday, 29 July 2009

5 August Art Prizes

The following prizes are all still accepting entries, but close at various dates throughout August. Here they are in order of closing date...

7 August: Eutick Memorial Still Life Award (EMSLA)

7 August: William and Winifred Bowness Photography Prize

14 August: Woollahra Small Sculpture Prize

18 August: Blacktown City Art Exhibition

21 August: Lloyd Rees Memorial Youth Art Award

Don't forget that you can find detailed information regarding these and other upcoming art prizes and awards on the art competitions noticeboard on level one of the library. Good luck!

Wednesday, 1 July 2009

Mosman Art Prize

The Mosman Art Prize is an annual acquisitive award for painting sponsored by Mosman Municipal Council. It includes:

$20 000 First Prize
$3000 Allan Gamble Memorial Art Prize
$1000 Commendation Prize
$1000 Viewers' Choice Prize
$1000 Emerging Artists' Award

Entries are due Monday 27 July.

Further information and application forms are available at

Lloyd Rees Memorial Youth Art Awards

The Lloyd Rees Memorial Youth Art Award is a national bi-annual exhibition and art prize. The award is open to Australian artists between the ages of 18 and 28 years with works in painting, drawing or printing.

$5000 Acquisitive prize
$3000 Highly Commended - consisting of $1500 and Faber-Castell products to the value of $1500
$800 Commended prize

Important Dates:
Applications Due: Friday 21st August 2009 (Forms will be available soon)
Delivery of Artworks Friday 28th August 2009
Awards Ceremony and Exhibition Opening: Tuesday 1st September 2009
Exhibition Open: Wednesday 2nd - Friday 11th September 2009
Collection of Artworks: Monday 14th September 2009

Application forms available at