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INFORMATION FOR FINALISTS

Important Information for Finalists - Georges River Art Prize 2017


Thank you to all who submitted their artworks and congratulations to those who were selected. Finalists and their works are now published on the Georges River Art Prize page.

Delivery of Entries

Georges River Art Prize/Local Artist Prize/ Sculpture Prize

All artists whose works are selected for the Georges River Art Prize/Local Artist Prize/ Sculpture Prize will be required to deliver their works in person to Hurstville Museum & Gallery on: 

Friday 20 October 2017 between 8.30am and 4.30pm
Saturday 21 October 2017 between 10.00am and 4.00pm 
Sunday 22 October 2017 between 2.00pm and 5.00pm


All artworks must be delivered in person or by a representative during the times above. If you wish to deliver your artwork via courier, deliveries will be accepted on:

Monday 23 October 2017 between 8.30am and 4.30pm

It is the responsibility of the artist to arrange courier services. Hurstville Museum & Gallery will not arrange courier services or enter into freighting arrangements under any circumstances. All entry expenses are at the responsibility of the entrant/artist. 

Georges River Little Artist Prize/Youth Prize 

All artists whose artworks are selected for the Georges River Little Artist Prize/Youth Prize will be required to deliver their works in person to Kogarah Library & Cultural Centre on: 

Friday 20 October 2017 between 4.00pm and 6.00pm 
Saturday 21 October 2017 between 11.00am and 3.00pm


Do not post artworks to Kogarah Library & Cultural Centre. All artworks must be delivered in person or by a representative during the times above. 

Forms

Please bring with you a completed Inward Loan Agreement form when you deliver your artwork.

Display Requirements

All artworks (excluding non-wall mounted sculptures), must be ready to hang. 

Paintings must be mounted or framed. Stretched canvases are considered framed. 2 x flat ‘D’ rings must be securely attached on the back of the work, 5cm to 10cm from the top of the frame, depending on the size of the artwork. ‘D’ rings should be a minimum size of 10mm.

Examples: 
 
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All works selected for display must be clearly labelled with the following information attached to the back of the work: artist’s given name, artist’s family name, date of work and title of work.

Exhibition Dates

Saturday 4 November 2017 - Wednesday 13 December 2017 

Georges River Art Prize/Local Artist Prize/ Sculpture Prize

Hurstville Museum & Gallery 14 MacMahon Street, Hurstville

Opening hours: 
Tuesday - Saturday: 10.00am - 4.00pm 
Sunday: 2.00pm - 5.00pm 

Georges River Little Artist Prize/Youth Prize 

Kogarah Library and Cultural Centre Kogarah Town Square, Belgrave Street, Kogarah 

Opening hours: 
Monday – Friday: 9.30am – 7.00pm 
Saturday: 10.00am – 4.00pm 
Sunday: 10.00am – 1.00pm 

Winners of the Georges River Art Prize/Local Artist Prize/ Sculpture Prize will be announced at the opening event at Hurstville Museum & Gallery on Friday 10 November 2017, 6.00pm for 6.30pm. Please RSVP online for the Official Opening.

Winners of the Georges River Little Artist Prize/Youth Prize will be announced at the Youth Presentation Awards Ceremony on Saturday 4 November 2017, 2.00pm. Please RSVP online for the Presentation Ceremony.

The winner of the People’s Choice Prize and the Favourite Young Artist Prize will be announced online, on 1 December 2017.
 

After the exhibition, all artworks must be collected on 15 or 16 December 2017, from the venue in which they have been exhibited.


More information:

Georges River Art Prize Terms and Conditions.

Georges River Art Prize Facebook page

If you have any questions about the Georges River Art Prize, please contact Hurstville Museum & Gallery on 9330 6444 or via email.

 

 


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