National Works on Paper (NWOP) supports and promotes contemporary Australian artists working on or with paper with up to $50,000 acquisitions and awards (including the $15,000 Mornington Peninsula Shire / Beleura - The Tallis Foundation major acquisitive award).
In 2020, as part of MPRG’s 50th anniversary celebrations, the Mornington Peninsula Regional Gallery will hold the prestigious biennial NWOP exhibition. With a long and rich history, the NWOP attracts leading artists from across Australia working in the fields of drawing, printmaking, digital prints and paper sculpture.
Recent winners of the National Works on Paper include James Tylor & Laura Wills, Daniel O'Shane, Jess Johnson, Laith McGregor, Richard Lewer, Danie Mellor, Gareth Sansom, Paul Boston, Lisa Roet and eX de Medici.
Entries open 1 February and close 19 April.
If you would like to enter, or know an artist who should, find out more at mprg.mornpen.vic.gov.au/nwop
Image: Winners of 2018 NWOP James Tylor and Laura Wills