Mornington Peninsula Shire Council (MPRG)

2020 National Works on Paper

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 close 19 July


If you would like to enter, or know an artist who should, find out more at

Image: Winners of 2018 NWOP James Tylor and Laura Wills


Saturday 1 February, 2020
Sunday 19 July, 2020
Mornington Peninsula Regional Gallery
Venue Address
Civic Reserve, Dunns Rd

Victoria , Mornington

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