Hadley’s Art Prize: Australian Landscape Prize Now Open

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Presented by Hadley’s Orient Hotel, the Hadley’s Art Prize, Hobart is an annual, acquisitive Australian landscape prize, which offers $100,000 to the winning entry.

The Hadley’s Art Prize, Hobart seeks to contribute to the Tasmanian and Australian art scene, generating interest in cultural tourism and promoting the work of contemporary Australian landscape artists.

Judged by a panel of art specialists, the prize is open to Australian artists over the age of eighteen working in two-dimensional media. Artists at all career stages are invited to enter. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander artists are encouraged to enter.

Dating back to 1834, Hadley’s Orient Hotel has a rich and fascinating history interwoven with art, particularly landscape art. In 2018 the Hadley’s Art Prize will be awarded to the best portrayal of the Australian landscape.

For more information about the prize:  https://www.hadleysartprize.com.au/

Entry Forms:  https://www.hadleysartprize.com.au/entry/

Entries Close:  Friday 18 May, 2018

Exhibition Opening & Winner Announced:  Friday 20 July, 2018

Exhibition Dates:  Saturday 21 July – Saturday 25 August, 2018

Event Venue:  Hadley’s Orient Hotel, Hobart

Image: 2017 Hadley’s Art Prize winner, Peter Mungkuri.   Photo: Jessica King