2020 M16 Drawing Prize
The M16 Drawing Prize is for drawing in either traditional drawing media and techniques, or non-traditional works that extend understanding of what drawing may be within contemporary art practice.
The judges for this year’s prize are Deborah Clark, Independent curator, writer and editor, formerly Senior Curator, Visual Arts at the Canberra Museum and Gallery and Gordon Bull, Art Historian, formerly Head, ANU School of Art.
This year all entries will be eligible for the online exhibition unless otherwise notified. Selected finalist will be displayed in Gallery 1, 26 November to 11 December.
• The M16 Drawing Prize $5,000 (Main Prize)
• M16 People’s Choice award $1,000
• The Delta Cleaning Services Prize $ 500
• The Framing Store, Braddon Prize ($500 framing voucher)
Key 2020 Dates
Entries open Tuesday 4 August 9am
Entries close Thursday 22 October 11.59pm
Finalist announced Wednesday 11 November
Artwork delivery deadline Thursday 19 November 5pm
Exhibition opening and prize announcements Thursday 26 November 7pm
M16 People’s Choice award announcement Wednesday 9 December noon
Exhibition closes Friday 11 December 5pm
$45 per artwork (incl. GST). Maximum of three (3) entries per artist.
For full T&C see our download a document page.