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.…

Olive Cotton Award

Entries close: 3 May 2019 The Olive Cotton Award for photographic portraiture is a $20,000 biennial national award for excellence in photographic portraiture dedicated to the memory of photographer Olive Cotton. The winning work is acquired for the Tweed Regional Gallery’s Collection. The exhibition is selected from entrants across Australia and is a significant opportunity…

19th Woollahra Small Sculpture Prize

Entries close: Friday 5 July 2019 Woollahra Municipal Council invite artists to submit images of their proposed or completed original and freestanding sculptures. The submitted art works must also be non-site specific, three-dimensional and constructed of durable materials up to 80cm in any dimension. Total prize money for the Woollahra Small Sculpture Prize is $24,000,…

Appin Mine Memorial Art Project – call for EOI

EOI closes: Sunday 5 May 2019 In 2019 the Appin community will commemorate the 40th anniversary of the mine disaster that killed 14 miners, leaving a heavy toll on the community. In recognition of the anniversary, South32 is seeking expressions of interest from artists to create a major public artwork for permanent installation at the…

Community Heritage Grants 2019

Applications close: 6 May 2019 The Community Heritage Grants (CHG) program provides grants of up to $15,000 to community organisations such as libraries, archives, museums, genealogical and historical societies, multicultural and Indigenous groups. The grants are provided to assist with the preservation of locally owned, but nationally significant collections of materials that are publicly accessible…

Willoughby Visual Arts Biennial 2019

EOI closed: 6 May 2019 In 2019, the Willoughby Visual Arts Biennial will run a six weeks program of exhibitions, temporary public art installations, large scale video art and performance art, to be staged as part of Willoughby City Council’s Emerge Festival. For all the details please visit http://www.willoughby.nsw.gov.au/wvab/