Entries open for the outstanding Wollombi Valley Sculpture Festival on the 1st MAY - 19th JUNE. Now in its 19th year, it is the oldest and largest not for profit Sculpture Festival in Regional NSW.
With $41,000 in PRIZE MONEY (non acquisitive), 2021 will be bigger than ever.
First Prize - $25,000
Indoor Prize - $7,000
Highly Commended - $5,000
Emerging Artist - $2,000
2325 Locals Prize - $1,000
Artist in Residency Prize - $1,000 (in kind)
Young Sculptor Prize - $250 (vouchers for materials)
Enter via: www.sculptureinthevineyards.com.au
The Festival will open on September 11th and run for 16 days, including 3 weekends, till the 26th September 2021. Sculptures will be displayed and for sale in 4 indoor galleries, 2 vineyards and throughout the Wollombi Valley.
An ONLINE GALLERY, will run until June 2022 and advertise for sale sculptures that haven't sold during the Festival, providing even greater exposure.
Image: Winner of the 2020 Highly Commended Prize, Amanda Lockton working on her entry for 2021. Photographer: Nick Glover