Art award offers new opportunities

Posted on November 08, 2019

The Great Western Tiers Art Award has a non-acquisitive main prize of $1,000 with five additional award categories and no commission on sales.


The Great Western Tiers Art Award (GWTAA) is an art exhibition for local artists of all persuasions with works focused on Meander Valley. The Award aims to inspire skills, confidence and friendship through art – encouraging novice and experienced exhibitors alike.

GWTAA was established in 2018 through a partnership between Meander Valley Council and the Launceston Art Society. It has a non-acquisitive main prize of $1,000 with five additional award categories and no commission on sales. The theme for 2020 is ‘close encounters’.

The GWTAA exhibition will run throughout March 2020 at the Deloraine Creative Studios. Applications close 1 February 2020 with works being required by 25 February 2020.

Click here for more information and to download an entry form

GWTAA Listing Image

Winter Morning, Westbury (Detail), Brad Quinn