Gosford Regional Gallery

Gosford Art Prize 2020 Call for Entries

Gosford Regional Gallery is calling for entries to the Gosford Art Prize 2020

The Gosford Art Prize is the premier art prize of the Central Coast region, with local and national artists engaged in friendly competition for over $25,000 in total prizes.

The exhibition of finalists at the Gosford Regional Gallery is an annual highlight of the exhibition program.

Visit our website for information on how to enter: info.centralcoast.nsw.gov.au/gosfordartprize


Changes for 2020

In 2020 the entry procedure has changed in line with our COVID-safe guidelines. This year finalists will be selected online and we will not be receiving entries in person at the Gallery. Only finalists will be invited to deliver their work to the Gallery and the prizes will be judged in-person prior to the exhibition at Gosford Regional Gallery. Please read the full terms and conditions of entry on our website.


Entry fee

  • Gosford Art Prize $30 per entry (max. two entries per artist)
  • Ceramics Prize $20 per entry (max. two entries per artist)



  • First Prize – $15,000

  • Second Prize – $5,000

  • Aboriginal Artist Prize– $2,500

  • Gosford Ceramics Prize – $2,000

  • Highly Commended – $1,000 (two prizes)

  • Viewer’s Choice Award – $500


Key dates

Entries close 30 August

Finalists announced 7 September

Prizes announced 25 September

Exhibition dates 26 September - 29 November


To Enter

 Read the full conditions of entry (available on the website).

Prepare! You will need:

  • A good quality image of each artwork (limit of two) – see our Tips on documenting your artwork on our website.

  • Information about the artwork including title, medium, dimensions, sale price (or insurance value if not for sale)

  • Credit card to pay the entry fee online ($30 for Gosford Art Prize, $20 for Gosford Ceramics Prize).

  • Return to our webpage from 1 August to submit your entry online – all entries must be submitted online, we are not accepting walk-in entries this year.

  • You will be notified if your work is selected as a finalist. You do not need to deliver your artwork to the Gallery unless you are notified that your work has been selected.

If you are unable to enter online please contact the Gallery on (02) 4304 7550 for information on assistance to enter.


Saturday 1 August, 2020
Sunday 30 August, 2020
Gosford Regional Gallery
Venue Address
36 Webb Street East Gosford NSW 2250

National , Gosford

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