Be inspired by the imaginative transformation of household trash into beautiful works of art.
Calling on creative minds of all ages to inspire the world through the imaginative reuse of everyday items.
Artists are invited to submit work which demonstrates the concept of resource recovery - turning everyday waste into a resource – by creating beautiful works of art.
Over $10,000 in prize money is available to winners and runners up in the following categories:
Waste 2 Art Prize
Awarded to the artwork which best demonstrates the concept of resource recovery - turning waste into a work of art – through innovative use of an everyday man made item.
Awarded to the artwork which best communicates a message on contemporary sustainability issues, through the use of an everyday man made item.
Young Creatives Prize
Open to young people up to 24 years of age – for the artwork which best demonstrates the concept of resource recovery - turning waste into a work of art – through innovative use of an everyday man made item.
All Entrants are eligible for:
People's Choice Award
Open to all entries in the competition/exhibition, voted by visitors to the exhibition.
$100 as determined by the sponsor for excellence in resource recovery in art.
Selected entries will be judged by a panel of judges and exhibited as part of the ‘Re-magine’ Art Exhibition at Wallarobba Arts and Cultural Centre from Wednesday 31 May to Sunday 18 June 2017.
Entries close Monday 3 April 2017.
There is a non-refundable entry fee of $20.
Hornsby Art Society
Wallarobba Arts and Cultural Centre
25 Edgeworth David Ave (Willow Park)
Phone 9476 8869
Waste Management Services Branch
Hornsby Shire Council Waste Depot
31 Sefton Road, Thornleigh
Telephone 9847 4856
9am - 5pm Monday to Friday