Friday, 28 January 2011

Library hours update

Please note the following changes to library opening hours:

Monday 14 February CLOSED
Tuesday 15 February CLOSED

Staff will be attending training for the new library catalogue system on these days. Any items needing to be returned can be placed in the green returns bin outside the library.

Holiday opening hours are 10am - 4pm. Normal semester opening hours resume on Monday 28 February 2011.

Thursday, 13 January 2011

Art Competitions

City of Monash Sculpture Prize

Monash Gallery of Art celebrates its 21st birthday in 2011. To commemorate this important event, the City of Monash is staging a sculpture competition to fund the design and fabrication of an important new sculpture for the MGA Sculpture Park in Wheelers Hill, Victoria.

Proposals must be submitted on disc. Proposals submitted by email will not be accepted.
Deadline: 7 February 2011
Prize: $50,000
Entry Fee: $25 per entry (+GST)
Address: Monash Gallery of Art, 860 Ferntree Gully Road, Wheelers Hill VIC 3150
Phone: 03 8544 0500

Head on Portrait Prize

Call for Entries The Head On Portrait Prize, Australia’s most prestigious photographic portrait competition, will be open for entries from 1 February until 13 March 2011.

Australian photographers at home and around the world are invited to submit images for the 2011 competition, widely regarded as the leading photographic portrait prize in the country.

The total value of prizes is more than $40,000. The three photographers judged to have entered the best Australian contemporary photographic portraits will be awarded joint-winners for 2011. Two further prizes will be presented for ‘The Critic’s Award’ and for ‘People’s Choice’.

Further information: from 1 February 2011.
Entries close: 11pm AEDT on Sunday 13 March.
Winners announced: Thursday 5 May.

Wednesday, 12 January 2011

Australia Day Public Holiday

Please note the Library will be closed for the Australian Day Public Holiday on 26 January 2011.

During Summer School (this week) we are open 9:30am - 4:30pm.

Holiday opening hours from Monday 17 January are 10am - 4pm. These times are subject to change so always call before you come in to make sure we will be open. T: 02 9339 8620