This prize is open to artists in the Oceania region.
The Burnie Print Prize is an initiative of the Burnie Regional Art Gallery in northwest Tasmania. The Gallery has a growing collection of works on paper of which 693 are prints by 233 Australian artists.
The Burnie Print Prize has been established as an acquisitive award to:
- develop the Gallery's print collection
- bring the best of contemoporary printmaking within Australia to public view
- support artists who work with the print medium
- foster inovation in the print medium
- prmote an appreciation of the fine art of printmaking recognising and celebrating its immense craftsmanship and exploring the expressive and aesthetic possibilities of the medium in contemporary practice.
- Burnie Print Prize - $15,000 acquisitive prize.
- People's Choice - $1,000
Contact: for more information call 03 6430 5875 or email firstname.lastname@example.org:
Venue: Burnie Regional Art Gallery, Wilmot Street Burnie, Tasmania.