Neerim District Community Bank Art Prize - Neerim Bower Acquisition
The Neerim District Progress Association Inc. is excited to announce that they will be holding the second Neerim District Community Bank Art Prize – Neerim Bower Acquisition in Neerim South in October 2016.
An exhibition of the shortlisted entries to the competition will be held in the township of Neerim South commencing on the 14th of October and ending on the 6th of November 2016.
The aim of this exhibition is to acquire one or more sculptural pieces for installation in the township of Neerim South, it is sponsored by The Neerim District Community Bank with an acquisitive first prize of up to $10,000.
This year there will also be a People’s Choice Award of $500.
Reflecting the theme of ‘’Inspired by Birds’’, the sculpture show is a biennial event held by The Neerim District Progress Association Inc. (NDPA), to acquire a collection of public art to be displayed throughout the town, a part of the legacy of the ‘’Neerim Bower – Inspired by Birds’’ Small Town Transformation.
This year’s competition will be judged by:
Esther Anatolitis, Director, Regional Arts Victoria and
Kathryn Macdonald, Arts Officer, VicArts Grants Creative Victoria
Interested artists can download a copy of the entry conditions and application form here:
Entries close 31 July.