Chippendale New World Art Prize 2014 - Call to Artists & Creatives!
A call to creatives and artists to create artworks for the chance to win a $10,000 residency via the Chippendale New World Art Prize valued at $100,000 over 10 years. Dr. Stanley Quek, Chairman of Frasers Property Australia, has entrusted the Chippendale Creative Precinct to foster the next generation of emerging artists through this exciting initiative.
Address: 3 little queen street
Call: (02) 9318 2992
The Chippendale New World Art Prize will be accepting entries from March 1st 2014. The prize encourages artists and creatives to create works around the theme of Utopia exploring your own perception and interpretation in the context of a 'New World'.
All creatives inclusive and not exclusive to artists, students, creative agencies & individuals are eligible to apply. The Art Prize embraces the entire spectrum of artistry and encourages entry in all mediums including new and or non-conventional technologies. All mediums will be accepted!
WHAT THE WINNER WILL RECEIVE
1. $10,000 residency grant with a utopic experience from July 2014 - Location to be announced soon!
2. An opportunity to be exhibited at the 2014 BEAMS Arts Festival.
SUBMISSION PERIOD - Saturday March 1st - Friday 11th April 2014
FINALISTS ANNOUNCED - Tuesday 29th April 2014
OPENING NIGHT & WINNER ANNOUNCED - Thursday 8th May 2014
Finalists Exhibition at participating Chippendale locations.
Submission requirements for 2014 have changed! Finished works only will be accepted! It is important that you plan your artworks in advance and have them completed and documented for the submission period opening 1st of March 2014.
1. Minimum of 1 and maximum of 6 photographs of the finished artwork;
2. Your CV up to a maximum of 2 printed A4 pages (PDF)
3. Artist statement addressing how your artwork responds to the brief (PDF)
If the artwork is in the form of video media, an online link must be included in submission.
There is an entry fee of $30.00. Payment details are to be supplied on the entry form.
Finalists will be notified by 28 April 2014.
Finalists will be required to deliver their artworks for installation in early May 2014.
Confirmed Judges for the Chippendale New World Art Prize 2014 are renowned Artist and 2 time Archibald Winner Del Kathryn Barton and Dean and Director of COFA Ross Harley.