Hornsby Art Prize 2013
2013 Hornsby Art Prize Winners
The Hornsby Art Prize is an annual art award and exhibition sponsored by Hornsby Shire Council and delivered in partnership with the Hornsby Art Society. The Prize is open to artists from all over Australia and its goals are;
- To encourage artists to aspire to excellence and,
- Position the work of Hornsby Shire artists within the wider context of the Australian contemporary art environment
In 2013, there are four different entry categories; including Painting, Drawing, Printmaking and Sculpture. The major prize is worth over $6500 and includes $5000 cash, sponsored by Hornsby Shire Council. The winning work will be permanently acquired by Hornsby Shire Council. The total prize pool is worth over $14,000.
Download a list of Hornsby Art Prize 20132 Exhibiting Artists - 70kb
If you are an exhibiting artist, please read the Information for Exhibiting Artists.
The 2013 Hornsby Art Prize exhibition will be presented in Wallarobba Arts and Cultural Centre. The exhibition showcases exciting new art works produced locally and beyond. Vote for your favourite artwork by visiting the exhibition and completing a nomination form.
Exhibition opening hours
10am-9pm Saturday 9 November, opening event from 6pm
10am–7pm Sunday 10 November
10am–7pm Monday 11- Friday 15 November
10am- 9pm Thursday 14, Wallarobba after Dark Artist Talk
10am–4pm Saturday 16 - Sunday 17 November
Hornsby Shire Council would like to acknowledge the following organisations for their generous contributions to the Prize:
The Hornsby Art Prize exhibition will be held at Wallarobba Arts and Cultural Centre, 25 Edgeworth David Ave, Hornsby.
Wallarobba Arts and Cultural Centre has limited parking onsite. It is a seven minute walk from Waitara station or ten minute walk from Hornsby Station. Transdev-Shorelink Buses operate the 594H or 575 services from Hornsby Station, which stop directly outside the Centre – ask for Willow Park or corner of Sherbrook Rd and Edgeworth David Ave.