Art Prize 2017


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The City of Kalgoorlie-Boulder Art Prize is a popular and esteemed regional art competition that attracts artists from all over Australia.  It is a longstanding annual event that has become an important occasion in the Western Australian arts calendar. 

The City is currently seeking expressions of interest for an organsation to coordinate volunteer exhibition attendants at the City of Kalgoorlie-Boulder Art Prize Exhibition. To find out more, click here.

The 2017 City of Kalgoorlie-Boulder Art Prize is open for entry until 7 August 2017.  
We look forward to presenting another stunning exhibition in the Kalgoorlie Town Hall from Saturday, 9 September to Monday, 25 September 2017.

2017 City of Kalgoorlie - Boulder Art Prize Award Categories:

City of Kalgoorlie-Boulder Overall Award 
All artwork entered and exhibited will be judged in this category

Northern Star Resources Best Painting in Show
A painting in oil, acrylic, watercolor, pastel or mixed media

Best Print in Show 
W
ork using any kind of printing process including photography, wood cut, tilograph orengraving

Best 3D in Show
Artists working in sculpture, craft, jewelry or dimensional focused practice 

Kalgoorlie-Boulder Chamber of Commerce and Industry Best Artwork by a Goldfields Artist
Open to artists currently residing in the Goldfields

Anglo Gold Ashanti First Nations Art Award
Open to Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander artists

Evolution Mining  Emerging Artist Awards
Open to artists aged 12 to 18 years of age (1st, 2nd and 3rd prize will be awarded)

KCGM People’s Choice Award
Decided by the public before the final weekend of the exhibition

Norton Gold Fields Highly Commended Awards
For artists who do not receive a formal award but are nevertheless considered meritorious

 

2017 City of Kalgoorlie-Boulder Art prize Partners:

                                                                                                                                      
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