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Spirek Art Prize

Sat 6 April - Fri 12 April


The Orange Art Society is proud to announce the Spirek Art Prize is back for 2024! The Prize has been funded by a generous donation of money and art by member Hank Spirek. 2023 saw 54 entries and 2024 is shaping up to be even bigger. Any level of artist is welcome and encouraged.

With over $1000 prize pool and only $20 to enter it is a great opportunity for artist of all levels and experience.

Theme for the prize is ‘The Human Form’, can be any medium and entries must be 2-dimensional. Entry forms can be collected from the Orange Art Society gallery or contact us by email.

Good luck to all who enter!

Important Dates & Information

Entry forms and art are to be delivered to the Art Society Gallery Rooms with entry fee between 6/4/24 and 12/4/24.

Works will be judged on 13/4/23 by the Orange Regional Art Gallery.

Official opening and announcing of winner 14/4/24 – More details of the opening are to come!

Each entry will receive a bottle of wine with a custom label with their entry artwork (18+ yrs only)

OAS Gallery is at Cultural Centre Orange 22 Sale St, Orange (Opposite Harris Farm Markets) art@orangeartsociety.com.au


Sat 6 April
Fri 12 April
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Orange Art Society


Local government area
Visual arts
Submitted online
Event contact details (phone/ email)
David Mason 0407 627 092
EVENT IMAGE credits (artist and/or photographer).


Orange Art Society
22 Sale Street
Orange, NSW 2800 Australia
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The What’s On calendar covers arts and heritage events happening across the NSW Central West in the local government areas of Bathurst Region, Blayney, Cabonne, Cowra, Forbes, Lachlan, Lithgow, Mid-Western Region, Oberon, Orange, Parkes and Weddin.

Event listings are sourced or supplied from local venues and arts organisations. Many events listed here have been originally shared by the organisers on social media. Whilst all care is taken – and accuracy is our priority – we can take no responsibility for date changes or the content of contributed information. Contact the event organisers listed for more details or to book tickets.

The best way to include your event is to use our SUBMIT HERE form (under the What’s On menu at the top of each page). These listings will be manually approved by the Arts OutWest team before publication.  Please allow a couple of days for listings to be published. If you have submitted an event and want to make changes just email us at artsoutwest@csu.edu.au

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