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Wyndham Art Prize 2019
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Date:
Wednesday, 19 December 2018 - Friday, 15 February 2019
Days of week:
7 days
Contact:

megan.evans@wyndham.vic.gov.au

8734 6021

Address:
Wyndham Art Gallery, 177 Watton St, Werribee

Entries are now open for the 2019 Wyndham Art Prize!

This non-acquisitive prize offers local and emerging artists a chance to exhibit alongside artists who are at the peak end of the art world.

The Wyndham Art Prize is a national prize attracting artists from all over Australia with:

  • a non-acquisitive award of $10,000,
  • a People’s Choice award of $2000 and
  • two Deakin University Bursaries, $4000 for a PHD candidate and $2000 for an Honours or Masters candidate. *conditions apply

And the new:

  • Local Emerging Art Prize – Acquisitive Award $5,000

LEAP Acquisitive, the Local Emerging Art Prize, is an acquisitive prize for a local artist in their first five years of professional arts practice. The selected work will become part of a new Council collection of artworks that will be on display in Wyndham’s Community Centres and Civic Buildings.

Selected artists will be exhibited at the Wyndham Art Gallery between 1 April and 2 June. The winning artist will be announced at the exhibition opening gala on Thursday 4 April, 6.30pm to 8.30pm

For further detaisl and to enter, please visit here