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CALL FOR | City of Kalgoorlie-Boulder Art Prize 2016
Thursday, 7 July 2016
Entries close: Monday 01 August 2016
The City of Kalgoorlie-Boulder Art Prize is a popular and esteemed regional art competition that attracts artists from all over Australia. It is a longstanding annual event that has become an important occasion in the Western Australian arts calendar.
- Best Overall Award $10,000: All artwork
entered and exhibited will be judged in this category.
Winners of the ‘Best of’ awards will have the opportunity to
win the Best Overall Award. The Best Overall
Award winner will have the opportunity to faciliate the
Artist in Residency Program.
- Best Painting in Show $4,000: A painting
must be an original work. It may be painted in oil, acrylic,
watercolour, pastel or mixed media.
- Best Print in Show $4,000: There is no
limitation for technique and the competition is open to both
traditional contemporary processes or a blending of them. Print
includes a work using any kind of printing process
including photography, and digital manipulation of an image.
Traditional approaches such as engraving, woodcuts, linocuts,
lithographs and screen prints are permitted.
- Best 3D in Show $4,000: This category
encourages three dimensional arts. Artists and makers working in
sculpture, craft or within a three‐dimensional focused practice are
invited to enter.
- Best Artwork by a Goldfields Artist $4,000:
Open to artists currently residing in the
- First Nations Art Award $4,000: Open to
Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander artists.
- Emerging Young Artist totalling $2,500: Open
to artists 12 -18 years. Divided into 1st, 2nd, 3rd
- Highly Commended Awards totalling $1000: 10
Highly Commended Awards presented with gift Certificates to Black
For more information on how to enter, please
CLICK HERE or contact the events team on (08) 9021
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