Darling Portrait Prize

Entries close: 1 October 2019 The winner of the annual Darling Portrait Prize will receive a cash prize of $75,000. To enter the Prize you must be at least 18 years old and an Australian citizen or resident. The subject of your portrait must be an Australian citizen or resident, or significant to Australian life.…

9×5 Landscape Prize 2019

Entries close: Tuesday 1 October 2019 The 9×5 Landscape Prize is open to all artists 16 years and over. One of the prize’s unique features is the uniformity of 9×5 plywood boards, supplied with each entry registration. All entrants start on a level playing field, highlighting the diversity of urban and rural landscapes, media and…

Carstairs Prize

Entries close: Sunday 1 September 2019 The Carstairs Prize aims to support socially engaged art projects that embrace participatory and collaborative experiences, bring participants into active dialogue with the artist(s) in order to involve audiences beyond the art community. The prize is intended to contribute to artwork production costs to assist the successful applicant(s) to…

Creative Koori Projects

Applications close: 2 September 2019 Create NSW’s Creative Koori Projects funding aims to build support for a strong, resilient and exciting Aboriginal arts and cultural sector for NSW. This will be done through embracing the principles of Aboriginal self-determination and putting Aboriginal artists, organisations and communities at the centre of funded cultural and creative activity.…

Arts and Cultural Funding Program Project Funding

Applications close: Monday, 2 September 2019  The Arts and Cultural Funding Program is guided by three key objectives: Grow creative leadership and programming excellence in NSW Strengthen NSW arts and cultural activity that drives community and social benefits Showcase NSW as a leader for strategic arts and cultural governance and strong financial management Project funding…

Doug Moran National Portrait Prize

Entries close 2 September 2019 The Doug Moran National Portrait Prize (DMNPP) encourages both excellence and creativity in contemporary Australian portraiture by asking artists to interpret the look and personality of a chosen sitter, either unknown or well known. First Prize of $150,000. and all finalists receive $1000. The Prize is acquisitive and the winning…

Gosford Art Prize and Gosford Ceramics Prize

Entries close: 2 September 2019 No restriction on artwork medium, the exhibition of finalists includes a wide variety of art forms from painting and sculpture to textiles and photography. Total prize pool is $25,000. For all the details please visit https://www.centralcoast.nsw.gov.au/recreation/venues-and-facilities/galleries/gosford-regional-gallery/exhibition-program/gosford-art

Wambo Coal Singleton Hall of Fame

Nominations close: 6 September 2019 Nominations are encouraged for people from Singleton, or who have a strong association with Singleton, who have excelled in the categories of: Arts, Science and Education Business, Industry and Tourism and Industry Community Service Meritorious Family Public Service Sport For all the details please visit https://www.singleton.nsw.gov.au/258/Wambo-Coal-Singleton-Hall-of-Fame