Entries are now open for the biennial National Works on Paper Award.
This prestigious acquisitive award was established in 1998, and incorporates the former Spring Festival of Drawing and the Prints Acquisitive which began in 1973.
The role of this exhibition is to support and promote contemporary Australian artists working on or with paper. Previous winners include Daniel O’Shane, Jess Johnson, Laith McGregor, Richard Lewer, Danie Mellor, Gareth Sansom, Paul Boston, Lisa Roet and eX de Medici.
Up to $50,000 Acquisitions and Awards. Major award $15,000. The MPRG will cover return freight from specified depots in capital cities for shortlisted artists.
Entries close: 6 April
image: Laith McGregor, The Astronomer. Winner 2012 Award.