Nillumbik Shire Council presents the Nillumbik Prize for Contemporary Art, a biannual acquisitive art prize open to emerging and established artists working in any medium across Australia. Artworks, responding to the themes of Place and Space can take any form, including (but not limited to) sculpture, painting, drawing, printmaking, textiles, photography, installation, sound digital, video, performative. The Prize is presented in association with Montsalvat.
Three monetary prizes are applicable to the Nillumbik Prize for Contemporary Art including: Open Prize: $20,000 acquisitive Local Prize: $10,000 acquisitive People's Choice Award: $500 cash prize sponsored by Montsalvat
FINALIST EXHIBITION Thursday 30 May - Sunday 21 July Barn Gallery, Montsalvat 7 Hillcrest Avenue, Eltham
PRIZE JUDGES Godwin Bradbeer, artist Charlotte Day, Director, Monash University Museum of Art Danny Lacy, Senior Curator, Mornington Peninsula Regional Gallery
KEY DATES People's Choice Award announced: Monday 22 July
When: 30 May - 21 July 2019
Exhibition Opening: Thursday 30th May, 6.30pm – 8.30pm
Where: Barn Gallery, Montsalvat, 7 Hillcrest Avenue, Eltham VIC 3095