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Western Downs Regional Artists Exhibition

2017 Western Downs Regional Artists Exhibition – ‘On Show’

Artists who live and/or work in the Western Downs region are invited to submit work in any media to the 2017 Regional Artists’ Exhibition that responds to the theme ‘On Show’. 

The notion of ‘On Show’ seeks to explore how we and other species exhibit ourselves and our things when others are around; a springboard for lots of different possibilities.

  • Artists may submit up to four artworks.
  • Each work must be accompanied by a completed entry form.
  • Submitted works will be selected by the exhibition curator, who will also award the prizes.
  • A full colour, professionally-presented exhibition catalogue will document the exhibition.

Entries must be received by Friday 7 July 2017 (extended from Monday 26 June 2017)
Fees $25 per entry (non-refundable)

Total prize money of $2,150
First Prize $1,000
Second Prize $500
Third Prize $300
Installers Prize $100
People’s Choice $200
Young Emerging Artist 14-18yrs $50

Opening Night and Presentation of Prizes from 5.30pm on Saturday 2nd September at Gallery 107 @ Dalby

Exhibition from Sunday 3rd September until Sunday 8th October at Gallery 107 @ Dalby

Download the entry form…

Please read the Conditions of Entry carefully.

First Prize 2016 – Morning Tea by Kylie Drury

Second Prize 2016 – Pink Rose by Roseanne Steele

Professional Development Opportunity for Western Downs’ Regional Artists

Developing, managing and promoting an exhibition with Lisa Beilby

Venue: Gallery 107 @ Dalby
Dates: Saturday 2nd and Sunday 3rd September 2017
Time: 10am to 4pm
Cost: $50 (for complete two day workshop)

Whether you are planning a group exhibition or an exhibition of your own work, a good exhibition requires forward planning and realistic expectations.

This workshop will outline key strategies for developing a body of work, or identifying an appropriate selection of works by various artists, and developing and managing an exhibition well and to gallery standards.

For more information or to book a place, please contact Dogwood Crossing, Miles on 07 4628 5330 or email dogwood.crossing@wdrc.qld.gov.au.

Download further information about the workshop…