Kim Herringe | You are here (detail) | 2018 | Local Artists – Local Content 2020 Finalist
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Prize Details

In its seventh year, the Friends, Regional Gallery, Caloundra Inc., in conjunction with the Caloundra Regional Gallery, invites artists to submit works in competition for the Local Artists – Local Content 2021 Art Prize.

Up to forty finalists will be included in an exhibition at the Caloundra Regional Gallery with prizes totalling $13,500.

Prizes

Entries in the Local Artists – Local Content 2021 Art Prize are eligible to be considered for:

  • Best of Show: $5000 prize, sponsored by Mary Henzell Investments Pty Ltd
  • Excellence Award: $2000 prize, sponsored by Mark and Judy McArdle
  • Excellence Award: $2000 prize, sponsored by Mark and Judy McArdle
  • Excellence Award: $2000 prize, sponsored by Mark and Judy McArdle and Friends Regional Gallery Caloundra.
  • Best Three-Dimensional: $2000 prize, sponsored by Sunshine Coast Council
  • People’s Choice Award: $500 prize, sponsored by Geoff Lyons Solicitors Pty Ltd

To be considered for selection, entrants must comply with all entry instructions and conditions.

Key dates

  • Entries open on Monday 2 November 2020.
  • Entries close on Friday 15 January 2021.
  • Finalists announced early February 2021.
  • Finalist works to be delivered on Wednesday 10, Thursday 11 and Friday 12 March 2021 to Caloundra Regional Gallery, between 10am and 4pm. Installation of works will take place between 15 and 17 March 2021.
  • Winners announced: Friday 19 March, 2021 at the official exhibition opening.
  • Exhibition dates: 19 March to 2 May 2021.
  • Collection of unsold works must be collected Tuesday 4 or Wednesday 5 May 2021, between the hours of 10am and 4pm from the Caloundra Regional Gallery.