Footscray Art Prize

DEADLINE : 3rd March, 2017

The Footscray Art Prize is a biennial non-acquisitive visual art prize for contemporary artworks across multiple platforms and disciplines.

It contributes to Footscray’s reputation as a thriving cultural hub that supports and fosters the arts, and provides an opportunity to celebrate this artistic vibrancy and creativity.

Categories:

The Footscray Art Prize has four categories:

Footscray Art Prize

  • Open to Australian residents.
  • Maximum of two (2) entries per entrant is permitted.
  • A non-refundable entry fee payment of $30 (including GST) is applicable for each artwork entered.
  • The exhibition of shortlisted works will be held at Footscray Community Arts Centre(external link).

Street Art Prize

  • Open to Australian residents.
  • Maximum of two (2) entries per entrant is permitted.
  • Entries are also eligible for the Main Prize.
  • A non-refundable entry fee payment of $30 (including GST) is applicable for each artwork entered.
  • Four (4) artists will be shortlisted, and each provided with a wall in central Footscray to create their work between 20 March and 20 May 2017.

The sites are:

Tertiary Art Prize

  • Open to Australian university and art college students.
  • Maximum of two (2) entries per entrant is permitted.
  • Entries are also eligible for the Main Prize.
  • A non-refundable entry fee payment of $20 (including GST) is applicable for each artwork entered.
  • The exhibition of shortlisted works will be held at VU at MetroWest.

Young Artists Prize

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