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Artist Call Out - Pro Hart Outback Art Prize Entries

2017 Pro Hart Outback Art Prize

The Pro Hart Outback Art Prize is an annual acquisitive competition. The prize showcases work in any media which reflects the spirit and diversity of the Australian Outback.

The prize consists of an Acquisitive First Prize, a Non-Acquisitive Second Prize, a Non-Acquisitive Encouragement Award and a Peoples Choice Award with a total prize pool of $19,000. The winning work will be added to the nationally recognised collection of the Broken Hill Regional Art Gallery.

The Pro Hart Outback Art Prize was renamed in acknowledgement of his and his family’s contribution to the arts and support of Broken Hill. The prize is generously supported by Mrs Raylee J Hart and Broken Hill City Council.


First Prize | $15,000 Acquisitive 
Second Prize | $2,500
Encouragement Award | $1,000
People's Choice | $500

Key Dates

Entries open | 21 February 2017
Entries close | Midnight, 15 May 2017
Finalist notification sent | 24 May 2017
Artworks delivered | 25 May - 23 June 2017
Exhibition launch | 6pm, Friday 30 June 2017
Exhibition dates | 30 June - 13 August 2017
Collection of artworks | from 14th August 2017


Wednesday 5 April, 2017
Monday 15 May, 2017
Broken Hill Regional Art Gallery
Venue Address
404-408 Argent Street, Broken Hill, NSW, 2880

New South Wales, Broken Hill

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