Australian Guild of Realist Artists

KENNETH JACK MEMORIAL DRAWING AWARD

Artists are invited to submit up to three original art works. Professional framing standards apply – all must be well presented with D rings and wire - no cord. …

Competitions

Opportunity Details

Closing Date

Jun 2, 2022

Location

Melbourne

Artform

Prints And Drawings

CALLING FOR ENTRIES

Applications are now open for the Kenneth Jack Memorial Drawing Prize.

The Australian Guild of Realist Artists continues to celebrate the essential skill of drawing with the 19th annual drawing exhibition in honour of Kenneth Jack (1924-2006) AM MBE RWS. Kenneth was a pioneering Australian artist whose works are found in the Royal Collection at Windsor, Victoria and Albert Museum, National Gallery of Australia, Australian War Memorial and in capital city collections throughout the nation. He was a foundation AGRA councillor and Life Member of AGRA.

See last year’s exhibition here: https://www.agra.org.au/about-1

Prizes

First: $1000 cash

2nd: $500

3rd: $200

Other prizes tba.

 Entries close: Wednesday May 11.

Drawings delivered: Sunday May 22.

Exhibition dates: May 25 to June 19, AGRA Galleries, 1 Inglesby Rd, Camberwell.

Please email office@agra.org.au for details.

The drawing below is ‘Detritus’, by Mike Kowalski, and received 3rd place in the 2021 exhibition.