Exhibitor, 2019 Artsource Salon, NOW
September 28 – October 18
Old Customs House 8 Phillimore Street, Fremantle, WA
The time is ‘Now’ – Artsource annual group exhibition.
On display from 28 September to 18 October, over 100 works by Artsource artists, curated by independent curator, Sandra Murray.
‘Our diversity in contemporary arts practice is as broad as ever and our collaboration, support and inspiration of each other’s practice are some of our biggest strengths.’
Finalist, 2019 City of Kalgoorlie-Boulder Art Prize
September 21 – 20 October
Goldfields Arts Centre, Kalgoorlie
The City of Kalgoorlie-Boulder Art Prize is a popular and esteemed regional art competition that attracts artists from all across Australia. It is a long-standing annual event that has become an important occasion in the Western Australian arts calendar and this year offers prizes totalling more than $37,000. This is an opportunity to recognise, celebrate and embrace our regional creative industries. This year’s Art Prize theme is A Place to Call Home.
The 2019 Art Prize exhibition will open weekdays from 9am to 5pm and weekends from 10am to 3pm from 21 September until 20 October 2019 at the Goldfields Arts Centre.
Finalist, Castaways Sculpture Awards Exhibition
October 26 – November 3
The City of Rockingham – Local Government’s Castaways Sculpture Awards is Rockingham’s signature arts and culture event, celebrating artistic innovation and environmental awareness. The nine-day outdoor sculptural exhibition will showcase more than 50 sculptural artworks from Western Australian artists created from recycled and repurposed materials at the newly revitalised Rockingham Foreshore.
Running since 2008, the annual exhibition creates opportunities for emerging artists, professional artists, local business and schools to be involved in a large scale community event promoting sustainability alongside arts and culture.
Castaways Sculpture Awards 2019 will comprise three coinciding exhibitions:
• Castaways Sculpture Awards Exhibition at the Rockingham Foreshore
• Schools Exhibition at the Rockingham Foreshore
• Maquette and Small Sculpture Exhibition held at the Rockingham Arts Centre, 11 Kent Street, Rockingham.
The Castaways Sculpture Awards Exhibition has a prize pool available to sculptural artists with $25,500 worth of non-acquisitive prizes available to both professional and emerging artists.
Finalist, Maquette and Small Sculpture Exhibition
October 26 – November 3
Premiering in 2019, the inaugural Maquette and Small Sculpture Exhibition will coincide with the Castaways Sculpture Awards Exhibition and will be displayed at the Rockingham Arts Centre. Celebrating the beauty and intricacy of small scale three-dimensional artworks created with recycled and repurposed materials, the exhibition welcomes both emerging and professional artists from across Western Australia.
A $2,500 Warnbro Centre Maquette and Small Sculpture Award will be presented to one artist who displays excellence in small scale sculpture and whose work creatively uses recycled components.
The Maquette and Small Sculpture Exhibition runs from Saturday 26 October–Sunday 3 November 2019 from 9am–5pm daily at the Rockingham Arts Centre.
Finalist, City of Stirling Art Award
October 31 – November 3
25 Cedric St, Stirling WA 6021, Australia
A showcase of innovative and original new work from Western Australian artists.
The City of Stirling biennial Art Awards Exhibition returns with an extraordinary collection of new works from established and emerging Western Australian artists.
This extensive display of the shortlisted entries for this year’s Art Awards will include painted, sculptural, drawn, mixed media and digital works – all of which will be available for sale to the public.
A panel of esteemed industry judges will award seven prizes from the $13,000+ prize pool, including the $5,000 Acquisitive Prize.
Plus, visitors to the exhibition can help decide the winner of the Westfield People’s Choice Award and go in the running to win a $100 Westfield voucher thanks to Westfield Innaloo.