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Get your entry in for the 2023 Sunshine Coast Art Prize.

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Pamela Pauline | Biophilia Bouquet (detail) | 2021 | solvent pigment print; ed. 7/10 | 84 x 104cm | Image courtesy of the artist

Open to Australian contemporary artists working in any 2D medium and in new media, the award offers a prize pool of more than $40,000.

The forty artworks selected as finalists will be exhibited at the Caloundra Regional Gallery from 18 August until 15 October 2023. 

The recipients of the Major prize, Highly Commended and Artist Residency will be determined by our guest judge. The major prizewinning artwork will be acquired into the Sunshine Coast Art Collection. Winners will be announced on 5 October 2023.

A People’s Choice prize will also be awarded, as voted by exhibition visitors. 

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