Swan Hill Regional Art Gallery

2022 National Print & Drawing Acquisitive Awards

$16,000 prize

Awards & Prizes

Opportunity Details

Closing Date

Jun 19, 2022




Prints And Drawings

The mission of the 2022 Swan Hill Print and Drawing Acquisitive Awards is to promote excellence in Australian prints and drawings; present an exhibition of contemporary Australian prints and drawings, and continue to build a high quality collection for Swan Hill Regional Art Gallery.

The judges this year are Vanessa Gerrans,Director, Warrnambool Art Gallery and Dr. Thomas A. Middlemost, Art Curator, Charles Sturt University Art Collection.

Entries close 19 June. Finalists announced 15 July and exhibition launch and announcement of winners is 2 September.

Enter now!

Image 1: Carolyn Craig, Words between Bodies (swearing as social capital) detail, Laser-etched wood x 2, 3D printed objects Winner of print award 2020

Image 2: Neilton Clark, Hinohara Ring Reader, 2020, Unique state handprinted woodblock print, collage, embossing 38 x 57cm
Image 3: Damon Kowarsky, Street scene, Phnomh Penh 2020, Ink, watercolour and pencil on BFK Rives 60 x 100cm
Image 4: Aylsa McHugh, Entombment of the birds and butterflies (Head of Tzara), 2019 Archival pigment print on photo rag 43 x 35cm

Image 5: Katy Woodroffe, A Covid Dream 2020, Acrylic and ground pigment screen prints 96 x 85cm