Welcome to the Woollam Constructions Art on Show Awards Art Prize and Exhibition 2017

Mackay’s prestigious art awards and three day exhibition, presented by Mackay Show Association. Celebrating our twelfth year of competition and over a decade of arts excellence.

 

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Welcome to the Woollam Constructions Art on Show Awards Art Prize and Exhibition 2017

Mackay’s prestigious art awards and three day exhibition, presented by Mackay Show Association. Celebrating our twelfth year of competition and over a decade of arts excellence.

See our Past Winners

About the Art on Show Awards

The Mackay Show Association is proud to introduce the Art on Show Awards, non-acquisitive art competition and exhibition. The prestigious Art on Show Awards event was established by the Mackay Show Association in 2006, and now celebrates twelve years of competition and over a decade of Arts excellence. From humble beginnings in 2006 this event has matured into one of Queensland’s prominent high profile arts events, held in conjunction with the annual Mackay Regional Show. Entries received from renowned and up and coming artists Australia wide.

2017 Guest Judge: Artist David Fairbairn

Key Dates 2017:

Entries Open including Online Entries:  Friday 24th February 2017

Entry form/fees close: Friday 26th May by 12.00noon.
(Online or hard copy)

Delivery of works: Wednesday 14th June by 4.00pm
Upper level, 500 Pavilion, Mackay Showgrounds
(Entrance via Milton Street).

Judging: Sunday 18th June

Presentation of Awards & Exhibition opening: Monday 19th June : Commencing 6.30pm

Exhibition Opening Hours: Tuesday 20th June 10am – 8pm
(Free Entry) Wednesday 21st June 10am – 8pm
Thursday 23rd June 10am – 3pm

Exhibition Close: Thursday 23rd June 3.00pm

Collection of Work: Friday 23rd June 9.00am – 5.00pm

 

All works are available for sale. Please contact Melissa Broadhurst on 0408 074 283 for all enquiries.

Congratulations to our 2017 Overall Winner
Queensland Artist: Elizabeth Gair Palmer and her work titled: 'Mangroves'

Mackay Show Association and the Art on Show team would like to congratulate all winners and thank all entrants in the 2017 Woollam Constructions Art on Show Awards (more Winners here) 

(Image credit: Jim Cullen, Photographer | www.jimcullen.com.au)