Taranaki National Art Awards 2019

Friday, November 01, 2019 07:00 PM

Taranaki National Art Awards 2019

Sandfords Events Centre, Tasman Street, Ōpūnake

Entries Close: 20 September 2019

Awards Ceremony: 7.00 pm Friday 1 November 2019

Exhibition: 10.00 am - 4.00 pm, 2 - 9 November 2019

Entries are now open for this annual national visual arts competition. Cash prizes totalling over $10,000 for winning and highly commended artworks are offered in seven categories: Painting, Taranaki Artists, 3D, Works on Paper, Fibre Art, Tō Taranakitanga and Photography. Entry is $20 per artwork, artists can only enter each category once but can enter multiple categories. This year is the eighteenth anniversary of this event, which would not be possible without the generous support of sponsors and the Ōpūnake community. All entries are displayed in the exhibition and most works are for sale, offering a unique opportunity to purchase original artworks. The exhibition coincides with the regions garden festivals. Artists are now able to enter online and regular updates and news are featured on the Facebook page.

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Please visit the website to find out more and enter: www.taranakiartawards.co.nz