2021 Multicultural Art and Photography Competition CALL FOR ENTRIES

The ‘Eden Farm Prize’ (The Prize) is an annual Art and Photography competition open to artists and photographers who reside in the Murray Goulburn region. The Prize is run by the social enterprise Eden Farm Wellness: edenfarmwellness.com.au and forms part of our upcoming Multicultural Festival. See: edenfarmwellness.com.au/eden-farm-multicultural-festival-2021. The competition is held from Sunday 25th April to Sunday 20th June 2021. The festival is held from Friday 18th to Sunday 20th June 2021. Free tickets to the festival for the public can be found HERE or via this link: https://bit.ly/3nZs2wh

Cash, art supplies, vouchers and many other wonderful prizes have been donated by local businesses in the region and if you are a student, for your school too! So get your creative juices flowing and see what you can come up with.

To keep with Multicultural theme of our festival, the theme for The Prize for 2021 is ‘Multiculturalism’. This may be interpreted and expressed in any way you like (but the orignal artwork or photography must be suitable for viewing by children) of all ages.

Entries close Artworks, photography, Artist details and entry forms are all due on Monday 14th June 2021. Read on for more details.

Prize winners announced Friday 18th June at our Multicultural Festival kick off twilight event (short listed participants should come to this free event) in order to be present for the announcement. Free tickets to the festival can be found HERE or via this link: https://bit.ly/3nZs2wh

People’s Choice Award judging by the public: Fri 18, Sat 19 and Sun 20 June (during our Multicultural Festival weekend).

People’s Choice Award announcement
Sun 20 Jun at our Multicultural Festival afternoon chill out session at 5pm. To book tickets to the Sunday event so you can be present for this announcement, click HERE or go to this link: https://bit.ly/3nZs2wh

Exhibition dates 23 July to the 20 August 2021.

Theme Multiculturalism

Size / type of art or photography
Entries should be no larger than 1.2 x 1.2 metres.

Entries must be one of the following:

  1. An original visual fine art painting or
  2. A mixed media piece (not digitally created or manipulated) or
  3. A photograph (with no retouching or manipulation other than basic processing in lightroom or photoshop etc.)
  4. A partly or fully digitally created art work and/or photography or fine art photography (digitaly created).

The entry must be created or photographed in 2021 but not digitally manipulated or created if category 1, 2 or 3 above. 1 entry per person or class. Multiple entries will not be accepted.

Art work and Photography drop off
To be dropped off at Eden Farm: 1205 Walsh’s Bridge Road, Numurkah 3636 on or before 14th June 2021. Please arrange a drop off time via email: info@edenfarmwellness.com.au

To Enter
We need artist details such as:
*Contact details of the Artist (name, phone number, postal address, email address)
*A complete entry form (complete online HERE)
*Current Artist CV (if you are an established artist (word document or PDF)
*Artwork details (just a few words about you)
*Artist Statement (just a few words about your art piece or photography entered)
*High Resolution image of the artwork being submitted (jpeg file, max. size 5MB)
*Category marked clearly on the form or in artwork details.

What next?
I’m interested in submitting my original visual art piece or photography (not digitally manipulated or created) into the ‘Eden Farm Prize’.
I understand there is no obligation.

Complete the entry form online HERE, complete relevant sections, scan and email to info@edenfarmwellness.com.au

Due date
Entry form, Artist / Photographer details and artwork or photography due by 14th June 2021. Ready to be hung art work or photography to be dropped off at Eden Farm: 1205 Walsh’s Bridge Road, Numurkah 3636 on or before 14th June 2021. Please arrange a drop off time via email: info@edenfarmwellness.com.au

Go for it!! We are excited to see what you come up with!!

The Eden Farm Multicultural
Art and Photography Prize 2021