Obeliskia - ‘Newcastle: a view from the obelisk’
From earliest times and well before European settlement a geographic highpoint of Newcastle has been where the obelisk now stands. Commanding great views to Nobbys, over King Edward Park or back towards Mount Sugarloaf and the Hunter these vistas have been depicted by convict artists, amateurs and professional artists including our beloved Margaret Olley.
Depicting one or more aspects of the landscape, the seascape, the parkland, the flora and fauna or surrounding architecture of this location.
Art Prize Key Dates
15 JUNE - Information Pack Available
21 JUNE - Entries Open
27 SEPTEMBER - Entries Close
4 OCTOBER - Invitation to Exhibition and the Final Round of Judging
15 OCTOBER - Opening of the Exhibition and announcement of the Emerging Artists Prize
15 OCTOBER - 10 Finalists Announced
16 OCTOBER - Public exhibition Opens
29 OCTOBER - Winner and Members’ Choice Award announced at the The Newcastle Club Foundation Art Prize Awards Night and Dinner
Entries Now Open
To enter The Newcastle Club Foundation Acquisitive Art Prize 2021
- Enter your personal details
- Accept the competition terms and conditions
- Enter your artwork details and upload a picture of the artwork
- Pay the competition entry fee
- The entry fee is $50.00
- Only 1 artwork is to be entered.
- Please read the terms and conditions carefully before completing the entry form. If you have any questions, please contact us.
- Entries must be submitted using the online form only., which will be available from Monday 21st June 2021.
- Emailed entries will not be accepted.
- An artist may be required to provide additional information in regard to an application or artwork submitted.
- Not providing the additional information may result in the application being declared ineligible.
- Upon the completion of the entry form and following the payment of the entry fee, you will receive an email from support team at Easel Art Space, notifying you that your entry has been successfully received.
Previous Finalists and Winners