The Port Lincoln Art Prize is an annual event open to all Australian residents, providing a prestigious competition for the many artists who enter and the opportunity to have their efforts publicly acknowledged with the chance to win awards from a $11,500 prize pool. Since its launch in 2008 the prize has grown and developed into a significant award and exhibition for the Eyre Peninsula region. The Nautilus Arts Centre is thrilled to announce that the Port Lincoln Community Bank Branch of Bendigo Bank has generously pledged an increased Major Prize amount with a donation of $8,500, increased from$5,000. Entries of 2D and 3D works in any medium other than photography are newly included category in this year’s prize dedicated to sculpture.
Artworks will be assessed by an independent judge from outside of the Eyre Peninsula, with winners announced at an official Opening and Awards night presentation on January 14th 2020.
The exhibition will be on show at the Nautilus Arts Centre, 66 Tasman Tce Port Lincoln.
Exhibition: Thursday 14th January to Saturday 27th February 2020.
Official Opening: Thursday 14th January 2020 7pm.