Enter the Du Rietz Art Awards in 2020

Winner of the inaugural Du Rietz Art Awards, Section 1 | 2D Award $6,000 was Helena Jackson- Lloyd with her entry Mack in the Yard

Winner of the inaugural Du Rietz Art Awards, Section 1 | 2D Award $6,000 was Helena Jackson- Lloyd with her entry Mack in the Yard

Win a share in over $13,000 in prizes from the Gympie Regional Gallery’s national art competition, the Du Rietz Art Awards.

The Du Rietz Art Awards are open to artists of all experience levels and entrants can enter two-dimensional and three-dimensional artworks, which are eligible for seven different awards.

Major awards include; $6,000 Two-Dimensional Award, $3,000 Budget Steel Three-Dimensional Award and the $3,000 Bendigo Bank Locals Award, which is awarded to an artist from the Gympie region.

There are five sub awards with a total value of $1,945. These include the Roy Skinner Memorial Works on Paper Award, the Bryan Moore Memorial Ceramic Award, the Ceramic Encouragement Award, the Locals Encouragement Award and People’s Choice Award.

Entries close on Friday June 12 at 4pm.

Award presentations will take place on Wednesday August 5 at 7pm.

Artworks that are selected during the pre-selection process as part of the Du Rietz Art Awards will be on display at the Gallery from August 5 to September 5.

For more information and to submit an online application, visit gympie.qld.gov.au/DRAA for a full list of conditions and an entry form.