Information for Artists
The Fleurieu Biennale Art Prize is a non-acquisitive South Australian two and three dimensional art prize open to Australian visual artists, 18 years and over. The winning artwork will receive AU$25,000.
Artists are invited to respond to the theme A Sense of Place by submitting previously un-shown artworks, across multiple platforms and disciplines (with the exclusion of digital media or ephemeral matter), produced after 1st January 2017. The theme, A Sense of Place, is not limited to works about the Fleurieu, and can be the artist's interpretation of any place.
Shortlisted works will be chosen by a selection panel comprising of arts industry professionals. All shortlisted finalists will be invited to submit artworks to be exhibited on the Fleurieu Peninsula, South Australia from 16 June - 22 July, 2018. The winning artwork will be selected from finalist exhibitions.
A People's Choice award of AU$3000 will be awarded at the conclusion of the exhibition to the artwork voted as people’s choice.
The judges for the 2018 Fleurieu Biennale are:
- Christopher Orchard (Visual artist)
- Emma Fey (Guildhouse Executive Director)
- Godwin Bradbeer (Visual artist)
- 16 June 2018 |Stump Hill Gallery, McLaren Vale SA
- 17 June 2018 | Signal Point Gallery, Goolwa SA
The Fleurieu Biennale Inc. anticipates the winner of the Fleurieu Biennale Art Prize 2018 will be in attendance at both opening events.
All entries need to be submitted online. By submitting your application online, you agree to the Terms and Conditions for entries. The submission process needs to be completed once it is commenced. Before you start, make sure you have read the Terms and Conditions, and have image(s) of your work, your artist statement and CV ready to submit.