CALL FOR WORKS
SCULPTURES IN THE GARDEN 2018
We invite artists to an open call for submissions to one of the largest sculpture exhibitions in rural NSW – Sculptures in the Garden 2018.
Held over two days, Saturday 6th & Sunday 7th October 2018, this not for profit outdoor exhibition gives local, regional and interstate artists an avenue to exhibit their works in beautiful rural surroundings within a private garden and vineyard in Mudgee NSW.
PRIZES & AWARDS
$15,000 Sculptures in the Garden and Mid-Western Regional Council Acquisition Prize. The acquired work will be part of the Mid Western Regional Council public art collection
$10,000 Friends of Sculptures in the Garden Acquisition Prize. The winning acquisition will be part of the Mid-Western Regional Council’s public art collection. ** this prize is likely to increase as donations are received in the lead up to the event
$5,000 Moolarben Acquisition Prize. The winning acquisition will be part of the Mid-Western Regional Council’s public art collection.
$500 People's Choice Award
An estimated 3,000 visitors are anticipated to visit the exhibition over the two days.
At the 2017 event, we displayed over 260 sculptures and sold 50% of the artworks.
Proceeds from the weekend exhibition go to a local arts initiative to develop a sculpture walk in Mudgee’s Lawson Park
At the 2017 event, over $15,000 was raised by the Mudgee Support Group for Guide Dogs NSW/ACT
Please read the TERMS & CONDITIONS before submitting your entry form, images, artist statement and artist biography via one of the following methods by Midnight Friday 7th September 2018:
If you have any questions regarding the above information please contact myself or Amber Norton-Knight on 0414 942 917 firstname.lastname@example.org.
We look forward to receiving your entry forms for Sculptures in the Garden 2018.
Sculptures in the Garden Curator
0428 635 993