This is a biennial prize held on even years.
A non-acquisitive competition and exhibition for women over 18 who are NSW residents. Women are asked to explore the theme for the competition of "Origins & identity at Merooga" making original use of their selected media. The prize awards a diverse and original use of media, the the practice of traditional women's arts and crafts in a contemporary context.
The prize is open to artworks in any style or medium, with the exception of materials that are dangerous, sharp, wet or perishable.
- First prize - $7000 + SLM Membership + Bundanon Trust artist-in-residence scholarship
- Second prize - $3000 and SLM Membership
- Highly Commended - $500 and SLM Membership
Venue: Meroogal, cnr West and Worrigee Streets, Nowra, NSW 2541
Contact: For more information contact the Curator of Meroogal and Manager of the Meroogal Women's Arts Prize on 02 9627 6777 or email firstname.lastname@example.org