Entries are now open for 2018 National Works on Paper with up to $50,000 of acquisitions and awards on offer.
National Works on Paper (NWOP) is one of Australia’s most prestigious acquisitive awards. A biennial exhibition, its role is to support and promote contemporary Australian artists working on or with paper.
Recent winners of the National Works on Paper include Daniel O'Shane, Jess Johnson, Laith McGregor, Richard Lewer, Danie Mellor, Gareth Sansom, Paul Boston, Lisa Roet and eX de Medici.
Up to $50,000 acquisitions and awards
The winner of the Major Acquisitive Award receives $15,000 (which includes the purchase price).
Open to Australian citizens or permanent residents of Australia.
Entries close: 6 April 2018
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Image 1: Daniel O’Shane, Aib Ene Zogo ni Pat (Story of Aib and the sacred waterhole) 2015 (detail)
vinyl cut, handcoloured, handwiped (watercolour), Winner 2016 National Works on Paper $15,000 Acquisition Prize, Beleura House & Garden
Image 2: Lily Mae Martin, Wrestling three 2015, Courtesy of the artist and Scott Livesey Galleries, Melbourne.