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 were 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 were 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)
The exhibition runs from June 16th-July 22nd. Check the About page for gallery details and opening times
Submissions for the 2020 Fleurieu Biennale
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