DEADLINE : 18th April, 2016

HIDDEN is an outdoor sculpture exhibition that provides artists with the opportunity to showcase their work in Australia’s most historic and culturally significant cemetery.

Rookwood Cemetery is interested in exhibiting works that respond to the themes surrounding the Rookwood site, such as history, culture, remembrance and love.

AWARDS: Valued at over $12,000
Awards and Honorariums

  • Artists selected into HIDDEN 2016 will receive $300 per artwork
  • Artists whose artwork requires transporting from a distance over 500km
    may be eligible for an additional $200 payment
  • Rookwood Cemetery Sculpture Award (non acquisitive) – $10,000
  • People’s Choice Award – $500
  • Artist at the Armory Award – valued at $800
  • Peacock Gallery and Auburn Arts Studio Residency & Mentorship Award
    – valued at $1,000, including $200 in materials.


For more information and to apply visit the HIDDEN website


To arrange a site visit before submitting your application 
please contact:

Marketing & Communications Manager
(02) 8575 8100


For enquiries and application 
please contact:

Cassandra Hard Lawrie
Hidden 2016 Curator
0425 327 590