Victoria University in partnership with Maribyrnong City Council, Footscray Community Art Centre and Rotary Club of Footscray are excited to announce the inaugural Footscray Art Prize in 2017.
The Footscray Art Prize is a biennial non-acquisitive visual art prize for contemporary artworks across multiple platforms and disciplines, open to local and national artists. The winning artwork will receive $10,000. There are also prizes for Street Art, Tertiary and Young Artists.
All shortlisted entries for the Footscray Art Prize (Main Prize) will be exhibited at the Footscray Community Art Centre from 25 May to 17 June 2017. Along with this, all shortlisted entries for the Tertiary Art Prize will be exhibited at VU at MetroWest for the same duration.
Entries are officially open until 3 March 2017 with a maximum of two entries per entrant.
More information on the Footscray Art Prize can be found on the Footscray Art Prize website.