The Alice Springs Art Foundation

The Alice Prize - Call for Entries

Entries are now open and close on 13th February 2022.

Awards & Prizes

Opportunity Details

Closing Date

Feb 13, 2022




Visual Arts

The Alice Prize is a national contemporary art prize and welcomes artists from around Australia to submit their works in any medium or on any theme.

Held in Alice Springs biennially at the Araluen Arts Centre, the Alice Prize is coordinated by the Alice Springs Art Foundation, a voluntary not-for-profit community organisation that has been running the Prize since 1970. The Alice Prize is considered the most significant national contemporary art prize held in the Northern Territory.

The 42nd Alice Prize will open on 8th April 2022 awarding $30,000 to the winning entry.

An expert selection panel will select a shortlist of works for the exhibition. The selected artists gaining national exposure through this unique, contemporary art prize. The judge then selects the winner of The Alice Prize.

Successful applicants whose works are exhibited will also be eligible to win the $1000 People’s Choice Award.

Entries can be submitted online at

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