2019 Stencil Art Prize

Entries close 1/4/2019 The 2019 Stencil Art Prize will exhibit at Gaffa Gallery, in Sydney’s CBD from the 12 to 23 September 2019. The winner will receive a $5000 AUD cash prize and the Stencil Art Prize will go on tour for up to two years around Australia. Collectively finalists push the boundaries of the…

Animal Logic Artist in Residence

Applications close: 01 March 2019 Minister for the Arts Don Harwin is calling on NSW artists to be the first participants of a new partnership between Create NSW and internationally-acclaimed Sydney production company Animal Logic. Three experienced NSW artists are sought across a wide spectrum of art forms, for the Animal Logic Artist in Residence…

Wanaruah NAIDOC Art Competition

Entries close: 1 March 2019 This art competition is open to everyone in the Wanaruah Local Aboriginal Land Council boundary. All entries must cover the theme of the competition: Voice. Treaty. Truth. Original artwork only. Artwork submitted with copyright characters or images will not be accepted Multiple entries from the same person will be accepted.…

Bayside Acquisitive Art Prize

Entries close: 1 March 2019 Established in 2015, the Bayside Acquisitive Art Prize is a celebration of contemporary Australian painting. The finalist exhibition brings together a broad range of artists, both established and lesser known, whose varied approaches to the painted medium conveys the breadth and diversity of painting in Australia today. Total prize pool…

Arts and Disability Mentoring Initiative

Applications close: 2 April 2019 The Australia Council for the Arts is offering six grants of $30,000 in each Arts and Disability Mentoring Initiative round. If you are an individual artist or arts worker with disability, these grants can provide support to extend your arts practice, networks, skills and ambition. You can apply for a…

Chelsea International Fine Art Competition

Entries close: 12 March 2019 Agora Gallery is pleased to invite artists from across the globe to enter the 34th Annual Chelsea International Fine Art Competition. Selected artists will receive prizes and opportunities that will grant invaluable exposure, boost recognition, and promote career growth. “The Chelsea International Fine Art Competition has been an annual tradition…

The Yancoal Singleton Art Prize

Applications close: Friday 12 April 2019 This is a painting and drawing prize. It is presented by the Rotary Club of Singleton on Hunter. Wide range of categories, total prize pool is $16,825. For all the details please visit http://www.singletononhunterrotary.org.au/singleton-art-prize

2019 Gallipoli Art Prize

Entries due: Sunday 10, Monday 11, Tuesday 12, and Wednesday 13 March 2019. Entries for the 2019 Gallipoli Art Prize are now open to artists who wish to creatively explore and commemorate the spirit of the Gallipoli Campaign. Prize money of $20,000 is awarded to the artist of the winning entry subject to the conditions…

Prime Minister’s Literary Awards

Entries close: 15 March 2019 Established in 2008, the Awards help to support Australian authors and promote the importance of Australian literature. Entries are sought for books of high literary merit, and in the case of the prize for Australian history, scholarly accomplishment. Awards are presented across six categories. For all the details please visit https://www.arts.gov.au/departmental-news/prime-ministers-literary-awards-open