Ipswich Art Awards

Important Dates

Entries Close 5pm Friday 16th March 2018

Personal Delivery of art work between 12pm to 4pm Saturday 7th April 2018

Opening Night ticketed function  6pm to 9pm Wednesday 11th April 2018

Exhibition opens to the public 10am Thursday 12th April 2018

Exhibition closes 1pm Sunday 22nd April 2018

Works to be collected between 2pm & 4pm Sunday 22nd April 2018 (there is no storage facility. All works must be collected on this day)

All Courier Deliveries to be received at the Ipswich Art Gallery main entrance d'Arcy Doyle Place Ipswich by COB Friday 6th April 2018.  NOTE no personal deliveries at this venue.


NOTE: Exhibition Theme: "Figments of your Imagination" (chosen from the listed categories if nominated by entrant)


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1. PAINTING (e.g. Oils, Acrylics, watercolour, mixed media) 1st Prize $1,000; 2nd Prize $500
2. DRAWING (e.g. Pencil, graphite, charcoal, ink, pastel) 1st Prize $1,000; 2nd Prize $500
3. SCULPTURE 1st Prize $1,000; 2nd Prize $500
4. PHOTOGRAPHY 1st Prize $1,000; 2nd Prize $500
5. PRINT MAKING 1st Prize $1,000; 2nd Prize $500 (Traditional Print-Making - no digital printmaking will be accepted in this category).


EXHIBITION THEME (optional): "Figments of Your Imagination"
(this is NOT an additional Category. Works from the above category will be considered in the Exhibition Theme if noted on the entry form).


 Some second prizes may be given as products or voucher.

ADDITIONAL PRIZES ( Chosen from above categories)
Proudly sponsored by 
Proudly sponsored by Tom & Carmel Hutton
3 ‘ARTIST-IN-RESIDENCE’ PACKAGE at Drawing Point Gallery,
Proudly sponsored by Art Time Supplies includes $200 art material and studio time as negotiated.

4. Artist - in - Residence Package for an 'Emerging Print Maker at Arts Alive Ipswich. Proudly sponsored by Arts Alive Ipswich. 

5. Encouragement Award for a Local Ipswich Artist - $250,
 (Proudly sponsored by Arts Connect Ipswich)
6. Theme Prize Winner:		Certificate only



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