Trentham Easter Art Show 2020

TRENTHAM EASTER ART & CRAFT SHOW 2020

Amateur and professional artists are invited to enter the 2020 Trentham Easter Art & Craft Show to be held at the Trentham Mechanics Hall, 85 High St, Trentham.
Entrants may exhibit up to 3 works ($15 per exhibit/free for under 18 year old entrants).

KEY DATES

  • Wed 18 Mar Application deadline (entry form & payment must be received by this date)
  • Tue 7 Apr (10am - 4pm)Deliver exhibits to Trentham Mechanics Hall
  • Wed 8 Apr (10am)Judging of awards (other than People’s Choice awards). Not open to the public
  • Thurs 9 Apr (7.30pm)Official opening& presentation of awards plus wine &supper. All welcome ($20 per head/free for entrants &under 18 year olds)
  • Fri 10 - Sun 12 Apr (10am - 4pm)Open ($2 entry/free for entrants & under 18 year olds)
  • Mon 13 Apr (10am - 3pm)Open ($2 entry/free for entrants & under 18 year olds)
  • Mon 13 Apr (4 - 6pm)Collect unsold & purchased exhibits from Trentham Mechanics Hall

JUDGES

  • Art Awards: To be advised
  • Craft Awards:  To be advised
  • Gweneth Wisewould Portrait Prize: Daniel Butterworth was a finalist in the Doug Moran National Portrait Prize (2010 & 2013), the Black Swan Portraiture Prize (2015) and the Archibald Prize (2016). His expertise lies in portraiture. His studio is in Kyneton. Rose Wilson has been selected as finalist for most of the major art prizes in Australia: the Archibald (2010); the Doug Moran National Portrait prize (2012, 2018); three finalists in The Black Swan Prize WA (2013, 2015, 2016) and was selected to the Salon Des Refuses (2010). She is co-founder of The Little Gallery,
  • Matthew Harding Technical Excellence Prize: To  be advised

AWARDS

This year’s prize pool totals $5,700.

Best in Show – Art Award – $1,000: selected from all art categories

Best in Show – Craft Award – $1,000: selected from all craft categories (textile, other craft)

Gweneth Wisewould Portrait Prize – $500: selected from all portraits (acrylic, drawing, mixed media, oil, water colour)

Matthew Harding Technical Excellence Prize – $500: selected from all art & craft entries

  • Best Acrylic $200
  • Best Drawing $200
  • Best Mixed Media $200
  • Best Oil$200
  • Best Watercolour $200
  • Best Photography $200
  • Best Digital Media $200
  • Best Sculpture/3D Art $200
  • Best Textile $200
  • Best Other Craft $200
  • Best Junior Art & Craft (4 – 12 years) $100
  • Best Teen Art & Craft (13 – 17 years) $200
  • People’s Choice – Art $200
  • People’s Choice – Craft $200