Adelaide Parklands $20,000 Art Prize
COMPETITION IS OPEN NOW Entries close December 5th 2013. (Originally November 28th)
The prize is open to all artists, of all ages, from all countries, working in two- and three dimensional art forms, including photography.
Entries will be submitted initially in digital form. From these entries 50 to 100 finalists will be selected and displayed in the Adelaide Festival Centre Artspace Gallery from Saturday 15th February to Sunday 6th April, 2014. The winners will be announced at an opening event on Friday 14th February.
There will be a ‘Peoples Prize’, awarded by popular vote, announced on the last day of the exhibition. All artworks will be for sale.
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.