Now in its 22nd year, the Blacktown City Art Prize is a highly valued art prize, with cash prizes of $20,000 and acquisitive awards. Artists are invited to submit entries in drawing, painting, sculpture, ceramics and mixed media.
- The winner of the Blacktown City Art Prize receives $15,000.
- Three supporting prizes will be awarded:
- Aboriginal Artist Prize ($2,000)
- Local Artist Prize ($2,000)
- People’s Choice Prize ($1,000).
Selected works will be exhibited at Blacktown Arts Centre from Saturday, 2 December – Saturday, 27 January 2018.
ENTER NOW AT https://blacktownarts.com.au/bcap17/
Children and Young Artists Prize
The Blacktown City Art Prize also celebrates the creativity of local young people through an environmentally-themed Children and Young Artists Prize. This section is open to 5 – 15 year olds who live or go to school in the Blacktown Local Government Area. Download the entry form at blacktownarts.com.au or pick up a form at Blacktown Arts Centre.
ENTRY FORMS AVAILABLE AT
Entries close | Tuesday, 10 October 2017 at 5pm Announcement of finalists | Monday, 30 October 2017 Exhibition dates | Saturday, 2 December – Saturday, 27 January 2018.