Entries close soon for Art Unlimited, Dunedoo’s annual competition for hanging art, photography and ceramics.
Artists in these three fields must submit entry forms by Thursday 19 April to be eligible to compete for $11,000 worth of prizes on offer.
Works are due for personal delivery on 12 and 13 May, with postal deliveries due prior to 10 May. The exhibition will be staged at Dunedoo Central School hall from 19 to 27 May, with a ticketed preview reception at 7pm on Friday, 18 May.
The prize pool includes the $3000 Peabody Wilpinjong Prize for Hanging Art, the $3000 ib vogt Prize for Photography and the $3000 Art Unlimited Ceramics Prize.
Other prizes are Dunedoo Rural Harware People’s Choice Prize of $500, Orana Arts Indigenous Artist Prize of $500, and the Janace Holmes Family Memorial Prize of $250 plus a trophy. ABC Western Plains offers $300 worth of ABC merchandise for the work that best depicts the Western Region.
The Art Unlimited 2018 judging panel consists of acclaimed painter Graham Cox, photographer, graphic designer and educator Jenet Stewart, and Mudgee-based ceramicist Ro Francis.
Full details about Art Unlimited, including entry forms, can be found on the website: www.artunlimitednsw.com.au. Entry fees are $12 for each work submitted and there is a limit of five works per entrant per category.
Tickets for Art Unlimited’s preview evening on 18 May are $35 which include drinks and canapés, with fine wines provided by multi award-winning Mudgee winery, Robert Stein. Bookings are essential. Tickets can be purchased via the Art Unlimited website.
The Art Unlimited exhibition will be open to the public from Saturday 19 May to Sunday 27 May. Entry fee is $5.