Art Awards

Calling all Broome Creatives!

Artist are invited to submit their works for the Shinju Matsuri Art Awards. The Awards are open to bona-fide Broome Residents and will be exhibited at the Broome Civic Centre from 27th August- 2nd September 2018.

There is no set theme for the Art Awards, however, inspiration can be drawn from Shinju Matsuri as well as from, a celebration of the people, culture and history of Broome.

This is a community festival and art must be suitable for viewing by the general public. Works deemed to cause offence, may be subject to review by Shinju Matsuri Inc.

The exhibition will run 27th August – 2nd September 2018. Official Opening of the Exhibition will be held on Monday 27th where the winners will be announced. The People’s Choice Award will be announced during the Festival Finale on Sunday 2nd September.

The Shinju Matsuri Arts Awards gets more exciting every year with the sheer diversity and incredible talent we have up here.

The categories and prizes are as follows:

  • Shire of Broome Acquisitive Art Prize $8,000
  • Paintings (Oils & Acrylics) – Proudly Presented by Broome Markets – $1,000
  • Mixed Media & Textiles – Proudly Presented by Broome Markets – $1,000
  • Photography – Proudly Presented by Broome Markets – $1,000
  • Aboriginal Art $1,000
  • Sculpture – Proudly Presented by Broome Markets – $1,000
  • People’s Choice Award – Proudly Presented by Broome Markets – Award TBC
  • Teen Art Awards – Proudly Presented by Broome Markets – Award TBC

A registration fee of $35 to enter.


Conditions of Entry

Art Awards Registration Form

Registrations for Art Awards are now closed.

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