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Entries due: 26th Annual Mil-Pra AECG Aboriginal Exhibition
October 20, 2017 @ 12:00 pm - 4:30 pm UTC+11
The call-out for entries runs until 4.30pm Friday 20 October. (Facebook only alows for 2x weeks events)
The annual Mil-Pra AECG exhibition and art prize continues to be a vital component of the Casula Powerhouse Arts Centre’s yearly exhibition program. We acknowledge the need to celebrate the significance of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander culture in our region and beyond. Open to artworks of any medium by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander artists of all ages living in NSW and the ACT.
For the 26th anniversary, the Mil-Pra AECG Award will be awarded to the artist whose work celebrates the theme “Sharing Our Lingo”.
MAJOR PRIZES INCLUDE
$1000 Mil-Pra AECG Award
$2000 acquisitive Maria Lock Award
$3000 acquisitive Mayor’s Choice Award
$500 Bruce & Carol Kendall OAM Memorial Award
$400 KARI Award (sponsored by KARI)
$500 Kate Nicholas Liverpool Women’s Services Award (sponsored by Liverpool Women’s Resource Centre, Liverpool Women’s Health Centre & Bonnie support services)
$50 Family & Early Childhood Award (courtesy of Lifestart)
STUDENT & YOUTH AWARDS INCLUDE
$100 Primary school prize (courtesy of KARI)
$200 Secondary school prize (courtesy of KARI)
$100 Student Group Prize (courtesy of Mil-Pra AECG)
For further information and to download the entry form, visit our website: http://www.casulapowerhouse.com/whats-on/exhibitions2/2017-exhibitions/2017-mil-pra-aecg-aboriginal-exhibition
Image credit: Geoff Sellman, Abstract in Trees #5, 2016. (detail)