Art Awards

Calling all Broome Creatives!

Artist are invited to submit their works for the Shinju Matsuri Art Awards.

The Awards are open to bona-fide Broome Residents and will be exhibited at the Broome Civic Centre from 27 Aug – 4 September 2021

Artist are invited to submit their works for the Shinju Matsuri Art Awards. The Awards are open to bona-fide Broome Residents and will be exhibited at the Broome Civic Centre from 27 Aug – 4 September 2021

There is no set theme for the Art Awards, however, inspiration can be drawn from Shinju Matsuri as well as from, a celebration of the people, culture and history of Broome.

This is a community festival and art must be suitable for viewing by the general public. Works deemed to cause offence, may be subject to review by Shinju Matsuri Inc.

The exhibition will run from the 27 Aug – 4 Sept. Official Opening of the Exhibition will be held on Thurs 26 August where the winners will be announced.

The People’s Choice Award will be announced during the Festival Finale on Sunday 5th September.

The Shinju Matsuri Arts Awards gets more exciting every year with the sheer diversity and incredible talent we have up here.

The categories and prizes are as follows:

  • Shire of Broome Acquisitive Art Prize –  $8, 000
  • Paintings presented by Black Stump Gallery – $1,000
  • Mixed Media & Textiles presented by The Pearl Shed – $1,000
  • Photography presented by Kimberley Kolours – $1,000
  • Aboriginal Art presented by Short St Gallery – $1,000
  • Sculpture presented by Broome Gallery – $1,000
  • People’s Choice Award presented by Anastasicas – $500
  • Teen Art Awards presented by Broome Circle – $250

A registration fee of $55 to enter.

REGISTRATIONS CLOSE friday 6 AUGUST 2021 

  • Artists Contact Information

  • Submission Details

  • Note: All entries are eligible for the Shire of Broome Acquisitive Prize and the People’s Choice Award
  • Price: $ 0.00
  • Your sale price*** will be what is paid to the artist if the work sells. Whilst artists may not be registered for GST, Shinju Matsuri is liable to pay GST on sales of any artworks.
  • Artwork Size

  • Artist information for art catalogue

  • (50 words max)
  • (50 words max)
  • Online Information

  • Requirements

    To be eligible to enter the Art Awards you must be able to truthfully be confirm and tick the below requirements. Failure to do this may resort in your piece not be displayed or disqualification from the Art Awards.
  • Payment Details

  • Price:
    Entry Fee $55 inclusive of GST (non-refundable)
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