This prize is open to all artists, of all ages, from all countries, working in two- and three dimensional art forms, including photography. All finalists will be shown and winners announced on Friday 15th April 2016, at the Adelaide Festival Centre Artspace Gallery. Followed by six weeks of excellent public exposure in this major city gallery from the 16th April to 29th May 2016
There will be a ‘Peoples Prize’, awarded by popular vote, announced on the last day of the exhibition. All artworks will be for sale. At the 2014 Art Prize $24,000 of Artwork were Sold!
The prize is an initiative of the Adelaide Park Lands Preservation Association (APPA) and has financial support from the Adelaide Park Lands Authority and the Adelaide City Council. APPA intends the prize to be a key part of its program to stimulate public awareness of and interest in the Adelaide Park Lands.
The prize has been enthusiastically endorsed by artists, gallery owners and others in the art scene. The judges are all well-known figures in their respective fields. The works will be judged solely on artistic merit.