Darebin Art Prize Entries Open

Event Details

The $10,000 Darebin Art Prize is a biennial multi-medium award for excellence in contemporary visual art. It is open to Australian citizens or permanent residents residing primarily in Australia. It is an acquisitive award with a $1,000 People’s Choice Award. All visual art forms are welcome.


Entries due: 5pm, 27 July

Finalists notified by 8 September 2017

Finalists deliver works to Bundoora Homestead Art Centre: 10am – 5pm, Monday 23 October 2017

Opening night (winner announced): 6-8pm, Friday 27 October 2017

Exhibition dates: 28 October 2017 – 4 March 2018

Finalists collect works 5-6 March 2018


David Cross | Professor of Art and Performance, Deakin University

Lou Hubbard | Artist

Claire Watson | Curator, Bundoora Homestead Art Centre

Visit the Bundoora Homestead Art Centre website for Darebin Art Prize Terms and Conditions and FAQs before entering.


Darebin City Council
274 Gower St, Preston Victoria 3072

Phone: (03) 8470 8888
Fax: (03) 8470 8888