Entries open for the 2017 Gallipoli $20,000 Art prize

Jiawei Shen has won the 2016 Gallipoli Art Prize with his painting Yeah, Mate!

The Gallipoli Art Prize Organising Committee annually invites any eligible artist to submit a painting for the Gallipoli Art Prize.

Prize money of $20,000 is awarded to the artist of the winning entry. The Gallipoli Art Prize is an acquisition prize.

The Gallipoli Art Prize will be awarded to the artist who best depicts the spirit of the Gallipoli Campaign as expressed in the Club’s “Creed”.

Artists MUST either have been born in Australia, New Zealand or Turkey or hold Australian, New Zealand or Turkish citizenship.

Artists wishing to submit an entry to the Gallipoli Art Prize must deliver the work to The Gallipoli Art Prize Organizing Committee, Gallipoli Memorial Club Limited, 12 Loftus Street, Sydney, NSW, 2000, Australia between the hours of 10am – 4pm on Sunday 12, Monday 13 and Tuesday 14 March 2017.

 Visit gallipoli.com.au/art-prize for entry guidelines

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The winner of the Gallipoli Art Prize 2016

Jiawei Shen  “Yeah, Mate”
(Oil on canvas – 213cm x 122cm)