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…

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…

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

Youth Week 2019 Design Competition

Applications close: 17 March 2019 Enter the NSW Youth Week 2019 Design Competition for an opportunity to have your design printed on shoe slides. To celebrate Youth Week, the Office of the Advocate for Children and Young People (ACYP) is inviting young people between 12 and 24 years of age in NSW to enter. One…

2019 Paul Milburn Art Prize

Entries close: 29 March 2019 The prize for a Landscape as a ‘space of creative discovery’ includes painting, drawing, printmaking, mixed media and photography. All artwork must have been produced within the last 24 months. Open it to all artists residing in Australia. Prize to $10,000. For all the details please visit https://www.brisart.org/milburn-prize

2019 NAIDOC Award Nominations

Nominations close: 29 March 2019 The National NAIDOC Committee invites nominations of outstanding Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people for the 2019 NAIDOC Awards. There are ten National Award categories to nominate for. For all the details please visit https://www.naidoc.org.au/awards/nominations