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Sunshine Coast Art Prize 2018 entries now open

Entries are now open for the Sunshine Coast Art Prize 2018, a national contemporary acquisitive award presented by Sunshine Coast Council.

The award is open to any artist who is an Australian resident, working in a 2D medium.

Prize Details:
The Sunshine Coast Art Prize 2018 offers a prize pool of more than $30,000 in cash and prizes including:

  • an acquisitive major prize of $25,000;
  • a non-acquisitive Highly Commended prize of $5000;
  • a non-acquisitive People’s Choice prize of $2500;
  • a Sunshine Coast Art Prize Residency.
  • Entries close at 5pm on Friday, April 6. 
  • Forty finalists will be selected for exhibition at Caloundra Regional Gallery and the winning work will be added to the Sunshine Coast Art Collection.
  • Exhibition dates: Thursday 16 August to Sunday 14 October
  • Official opening and winners announced: Thursday 30 August, 6pm

Entries close 5pm Friday April 6

For more details, including terms and conditions of entry, visit the Caloundra Regional Gallery WEBSITE.



Thursday 8 February, 2018
Friday 6 April, 2018
Caloundra Regional Gallery
Venue Address
22 Omrah Avenue, Caloundra QLD 4551

Queensland, Caloundra

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