The Hornsby Art Prize

Entries are now open for the 2018 Hornsby Art Prize. The total prize pool is valued at over $23,000, with the major prize $10,000. Categories include Painting, Printmaking, Drawing, 3D Works and Digital Art - Stills.

This non-acquisitive prize is open to all artists resident in Australia.

Entries close 31 July 2018.

The Hornsby Art Prize is an annual art award and exhibition organised and sponsored by Hornsby Shire Council and delivered in partnership with the Hornsby Art Society. The Hornsby Art Prize is aimed at encouraging the creative talents of people and providing a showcase for their works. The prize is open to artists from across Australia and its goals are to;

  • Identify and celebrate outstanding local artists
  • Promote and encourage the local emerging artists in Hornsby Shire
  • Position the work of Hornsby Shire artists within the wider context of the Australian contemporary art environment
  • Encourage artists to aspire to excellence Increase awareness of culture and the Visual Arts within the region
  • Recognise the contribution that the visual arts make towards a vibrant, healthy community In 2018,

There are five different entry categories; including Painting, Drawing, Printmaking, 3D works and a new category, Digital Art - Stills.

The major prize is worth $10,000 cash and is sponsored by Hornsby Shire Council.  Eligible entrants will also be considered for the Hornsby Shire Emerging Artist and the Wallarobba Outstanding Local Artist Awards.

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Event Date 17-10-2018
Event End Date 28-10-2018 10:00 am
Registration Start Date 01-05-2018 4:00 am
Capacity Unlimited
Cut off date 01-07-2018
Event Website http//
Wallarobba Arts and Cultural Centre
25 Edgeworth David Ave, Hornsby NSW 2077, Australia
Wallarobba Arts and Cultural Centre

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