M16 Artspace

M16 Artspace Drawing Prize

M16 Artspace's annual Drawing Prize. Judged by Sarina Noordhuis-Fairfax and Megan Monte with a Main Prize of $10,000


Opportunity Details

Closing Date

Oct 23, 2022




Prints And Drawings

The Drawing Prize has been a staple in M16 Artspace’s exhibition Calendar since 2006. It attracts hundreds of entries from across Australia and internationally.

The M16 Drawing Prize is for drawing in either traditional drawing media and techniques, or non-traditional works that extend understanding of what drawing may be within contemporary art practice.

The judges for this year’s prize are Megan Monte, curator and inaugural Director Ngununggulla and Dr. Sarina Noordhuis-Fairfax, Canberra-based artist, writer, curator and Curator, Australian Prints and Drawings at the National Gallery of Australia.

1.     Finalist Prizes

Main Prize: $10,000

Runner up award, sponsored by Delta Cleaning: $1,000

People’s Choice Award: $500

Local Artist Award: $500 Braddon Framing Store voucher & $390 Megalo Class Voucher

Click here for more information on the M16 Drawing Prize

Click here to enter the M16 Drawing Prize

Image: Catherein O’Donnell with her work Cowdry St. Window, winner of the 2021 M16 Drawing Prize.