Artist Opportunities - McClelland Sculpture Park & Gallery


Artist Opportunities - McClelland Sculpture Park & Gallery

Tuesday June 2nd, 2020

McClelland Sculpture Park + Gallery is inviting submissions from both contemporary artists and art students for the Rick Amor Drawing Award, the Splash McClelland Contemporary Watercolour Award and the Senini Award for Ceramics by tertiary students.⁠

A total of $55,000 will be awarded to artists for works in the mediums of drawing, watercolour and ceramics, with funds generously provided by the Fornari Bequest, artist Rick Amor, and Mary and Lou Senini. One prize of $20,000 will be awarded for the most worthy drawing (Rick Amor Drawing Award), three prizes of $10,000 will be awarded for works in watercolour (Splash Contemporary Watercolour Award) and $3,000 will be awarded to a tertiary art student for a ceramic work, courtesy of Mary and Lou Senini. There will also be a People’s Choice Award for both the Rick Amor Drawing Award and the Splash Watercolour Award, valued at $1,000 each.⁠

For further information and to apply please visit the McClelland website: https://www.mcclellandgallery.com/call-for-entries/

Image: Jennifer Mills, In the echo chamber (WARNING NUEAO, Brendan 1976-8), 2018. Splash McClelland Watercolour Award Winner 2018. Collection McClelland.⁠

The Public Galleries Association of Victoria (PGAV) acknowledges the Wurundjeri Woi-Wurrung people of the Kulin Nation as the Traditional Owners of the lands where our office is located, and all Traditional Owners of country throughout Victoria and Australia. We recognise Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples enduring traditions and continuing creative cultures. We pay our respect to Elders past, present and emerging.

We are an LGBTQIA+ friendly organisation and celebrate cultural diversity.