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

Mackay’s prestigious art awards and three day exhibition, presented by Mackay Show Association. Celebrating arts excellence and fifteen years of competition.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

About the Art on Show Awards

Unfortunately due to the current COVID-19 Pandemic the Art on Show Awards for 2020 have been cancelled.  Art on show will be held as part of the Mackay Show in 2021. 

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 fifteen years of competition and 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.

Previously judged by: Directors from our regional gallery Artspace Mackay, and New England Regional Art Museum, curators from the Queensland Art Gallery, Art Gallery of New South Wales, acclaimed Australian artists, G.W Bot, Joe Furlonger, Ron McBurnie, Rona Green and David Fairburn.

The diverse  exhibition is open to the public for viewing and purchasing high quality works. An impressive showcase of our local artistic talent and interstate work during the three days of Mackay Regional Show.

 

 

 

 

Total Prize Money 2021: $11,000

 

2021 Guest Judge:

Deanna Hitti, nationally acclaimed Australian artist, and recipient of the 2018 Fremantle Art Centre Print Award.

Key Dates 2021:

Entries Open including Online Entries: TBA

Entry form/fees close: TBA

Delivery of works: TBA

Judging: Sunday 13 June

Presentation of Awards & Exhibition opening:

Tuesday 15th June 2021 Commencing 6.30pm

Exhibition Opening Hours:

Tuesday 15 June 6.30pm – 8pm
Wednesday 16 June 10am – 8pm
Thursday 17 June 10am – 3pm

Exhibition Close: Thursday 17 June 3.00pm

Collection of Work: Friday 18 June 9.00am – 5.00pm

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

 

 

 

Officially announced by the Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk the winner of the Woollam Constructions Art on Show Awards for 2019 is: Mackay Artist Stephen Homewood with his work entitled Convict Landscape

Mackay Show Association and the Art on Show team would like to extend our congratulations to all winners and our thanks to all entrants in the 2019 Woollam Constructions Art on Show Awards (for more winners click here past winners )

Art on Show Winners 2019

 

Sliding Screen Image credit: Jim Cullen, Photographer | www.jimcullen.com.au

Artist Images:

Clinton Barker, Smithereens.
Bernhardine Mueller, Woman with a Past.
Avril Makula, Green
Yvonne Maloney-Law, Under Capricorn - Keppel Bay