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Great Western Tiers Art Award 2018

Great Western Tiers Art Award 2018


2018 will see the commencement of the GREAT WESTERN TIERS ART AWARD in Meander Valley.  This exhibition will give local artists the opportunity to present work based on images of Meander Valley.

Council will award a $1,000 first prize (non-acquisitive) and there will be four additional prizes including an encouragement award for an artist considered to be early in their artistic career.  An additional "People's Choice" prize will be awarded at the conclusion of the exhibition.

This year’s theme is ‘Moving Mountains' and the work submitted should illustrate the artist's interpretation of this theme.  The Entry Form is provided below and entries are to be received by Thursday 1 February 2018.

The exhibition will be held at Deloraine Creative Studios between 2 March - 31 March 2018.

An Opening event will be held for invited guests on Thursday 1 March.

The Great Western Tiers Art Award is proudly provided through a partnership between Meander Valley Council and the Launceston Art Society.

Council is pleased to announce that the two sponsors for this inaugural exhibition are Deloraine and Districts Community Bank and the Great Western Tiers Tourism Association.

Great Western Tiers Art Award 2018 Entry Form(2486 kb)



A sample of previous entrants









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