The Moreton Bay Region Art Awards

DEADLINE : 1st March, 2016

The Moreton Bay Region Art Awards is an annual acquisitive art prize and exhibition proudly supported by the Moreton Bay Regional Council. The Art Awards offers two acquisitive prizes of $7,500 and two supplementary $1,000 prizes for a Local Artists and a People’s Choice Award. The Moreton Bay Region Art Awards is an important feature in the cultural landscape of the region and has featured many prominent and emerging artists in its 22 year history.

Each entry attracts a non-refundable administration fee of $29.00 inclusive of GST, payable via MasterCard or Visa at time of lodgement

Entries Close: 1 March 2016

Exhibition Date: 21 May – 28 May 2016

Time: Daily: 10.00am – 4.00pm

Opening event: Friday 20 May 2016. Doors open at 6.00pm.



  1. Photography / 2D Digital Art / Computer Art
  2. 2D – Two dimensional works
  3. 3D – Three dimensional works


  • Two acquisitive prizes
    $7,500 awarded from any of the three categories, with the winning works becoming part of the Moreton Bay Region Art Collection. All artists are eligible.
  • People’s Choice Award
    $1,000 prize as the result of a public ballot counted at the end of the exhibition. All artists are eligible.
  • Local Artist Award
    $1,000 non-acquisitive merit certificate. Awarded to an eligible local artist (Moreton Bay region) in any of the three categories.


For more information please visit the – Website

Image: PAUL SNELL, Intersect #201502 (Winner 2015 Awards)