Call for Submissions – Emerging Artist Award 2018

Exhibition and Shows

17 Mar 2018 to 21 May 2018

fortyfivedownstairs and Future Leaders are inviting submissions from emerging Australian artists for the annual Emerging Artist Award 2018.

A selection of approximately 25 artworks will be chosen for a two-week exhibition from 19 to 30 June 2018 at fortyfivedownstairs, with $3,000 worth of prizes awarded to the finalists whose work most closely aligns with the Award selection criteria.

With a growing community of Emerging Artist Award alumni experiencing industry success, the Award is a proven catalyst for ongoing recognition and professional development and allows audiences the privilege of accessing early-career works by exciting young artists.

fortyfivedownstairs showcase independent, experimental and thought-provoking visual art. The Emerging Artist Award 2018 is an opportunity to examine developing trends in the contemporary art scene whilst allowing emerging artists to gain exposure in a professional setting and kick-start their careers.

Submissions close 21 May 2018. Exhibition runs from 19 to 30 June 2018.


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