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Entries Close: Waste to Art at Parkes Shire Library

Wed March 28


Reuse, Recycle, Upcycle For Waste to Art

Parkes Shire Council invites the Parkes Shire community to think outside the square, get creative, and enter the Parkes Local Waste to Art exhibition and competition.

Entry is free and closes just before Easter on Wednesday 28 March 2018 at 5pm. The competition categories are:

  • 2 Dimensional (poster/painting/collage/drawing)
  • 3 Dimensional (sculpture/installation/video/soundscape) and
  • Functional (furniture, craftworks & wearable items)A specific waste item is featured as part of Waste to Art each round in an attempt to highlight problem issues, and this year is the Year of Polystyrene. Artworks do not have to use the theme waste, but an additional prize will be given to an artwork featuring this form of material.Entry forms are available at any Parkes Shire Library, from the website www.parkes.nsw.gov.au or email parkes.library@parkes.nsw.gov.au.
  • The exhibition is opening for viewing from 4 to 27 April 2018. The winners will be announced on Thursday 12 April at 6pm.
  • Within these categories there are sections for primary school, secondary school, community, open (professional artists) and Building or Element of Building/Large Sculpture. Cash prizes will be given to the most inspiring artwork in each section/category.


Wed March 28
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www.parkes.nsw.gov.au or email parkes.library@parkes.nsw.gov.au.


Parkes Library
02 6861 2309


Local Government Area
Visual arts


Parkes Leagues Club
Clarinda Street
Parkes, NSW 2870 Australia
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(02) 6862 1499

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