Muswellbrook Local Art Awards 2019

Exhibition Dates 27th October - 1st January 2020

 The Muswellbrook Local Art Awards are an annual competition which offer local artists from the Muswellbrook, Singleton, and Upper Hunter Shires the opportunity to show off the cream of their work from the past twelve months.

Each year a different guest adjudicator is invited to judge the entries received.

The Muswellbrook Local Art Awards has five sections:

 
  • Painting
 
  • Works on Paper
 
  • Sculpture
 
  • Photography
 
  • Youth


A People’s Choice Prize winner is selected from all entries to the Awards and voted on by the public during the course of the exhibition.

The Muswellbrook Local Art Awards are an annual event

Look out for announcements of this competition towards the end of August or early September each year. We recommend you subscribe to the Art Centre's Email newsletter, or follow us on Facebook for these announcements.

Image: Wachtel – Fran Wachtel, The Clearing 2018, pencil and wash; Winner Muswellbrook Local Art Awards 2018, Painting.

Australian Art from the 1960’s: Max Watters Collection

1 September to 20 October 2019

.Artwork: Stephen Earle, View 1969, acrylic on canvas, 201.5 x 200cm, Max Watters Collection.

 

Act-Belong-Commit Photo Voice Muswellbrook

27 October - 12 January 2019

Opening Night 26 October 2019 

 

2019 Act-Belong-Commit PhotoVoice Muswellbrook 

 

Act-Belong-Commit PhotoVoice Muswellbrook is a free non-profit event.There are no entry fees, and no remuneration for entries.

Entry is open to residents from Muswellbrook, Upper Hunter and Singleton shires and for all ages in the categories of:

a. 12 years of age and under

b. 13 - 17 years of age

c. 18 - 59 years of age

d. 60 years of age and over

 

Key competition dates:

a. PhotoVoice Muswellbrook entry opens on 9am Monday 19 August 2019

b. PhotoVoice Muswellbrook entry closes 4pm Friday 11 October 2019

c. Panel of judges convenes week starting Monday 14 October 2019

d. Participants will be notified by Friday 16th October if their entry will be on display at The Muswellbrook Regional Arts Centre e. PhotoVoice Muswellbrook exhibition from Saturday 26 October until 12 January 2020