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Illuminate Wollondilly – Waste to Art Exhibition and Competition

March 25

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An event every week that begins at 12:00 am on Monday, Wednesday and Friday, repeating until April 19, 2019

This exhibition and competition gives emerging and professional artists from the Southern Tablelands Arts and Macarthur Regions the chance to explore and share their waste reduction messages whilst showcasing their artistic abilities. The Illuminate Wollondilly Waste to Art Exhibition and Competition aims to communicate issues and inspire people to think differently about waste, litter and over-consumption through the creative use of waste and recycled materials.

Artworks considered for the exhibition can be the following:

  • 2D or 3D sculpture, assemblage, collage or textile artwork created from used and recycled material
  • A functional object that you can use or wear created from used and recycled material

CATEGORIES

OPEN – 18 YEARS OF AGE & OVER

(Professional artists included in this category)
1st Prize $1,000.00 /  2nd Prize $500.00

YOUTH – 12 TO 17 YEARS OF AGE

1st Prize $500.00 / 2nd Prize $250.00

JUNIOR – 7 TO 11 YEARS OF AGE

1st Prize $250.00 / 2nd Prize $100.00

KEY DATES

Selected artists will be notified by Email on Monday 29 April 2019. 

Tuesday 14 May
If you have been selected to exhibit please deliver your artwork to the Colden Street Exhibition Space, 72 Colden Street Picton between 10am and 4pm. Alternate delivery times must be negotiated with Illuminate Wollondilly staff.

Wednesday 15 May Exhibition Curation

Thursday 16 May 10am – 4pm, Opening & Exhibition

Friday 17 May 10am – 4pm, Exhibition

Saturday 18 May 12 Noon – 9pm, Exhibition
Winners of the three (3) categories will be announced at 3.00pm at the Colden Street exhibition space by the Mayor of Wollondilly Shire Council Cr Matthew Deeth.

Monday 20 May 10am – 4pm, Pack Down

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