The 42nd Martin Hanson Memorial Art Awards 2017

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The 42nd Martin Hanson Memorial Art Awards 2017



The 42nd Martin Hanson Memorial Art Awards 2017, supported by local industry, business and the community.

The Art Awards will be judged in the following 4 categories:

  • Section 1: Easel Paintings
  • Section 2: Works on Paper
  • Section 3: Three Dimensional and Fibre Works
  • Section 4: Digital Works

For more information, visit Art Awards.

Entry form:

The 2017 Art Awards entry form is in the process of being created.  They are due to be released August 2017.  Check last year's exhibition listing for submission guidelines and terms & conditions (The 41st Rio Tinto Martin Hanson Memorial Art Awards 2016)



Calling for Submissions: 10am - 5pm, Thursday 5, Friday 6 and Saturday 7 October 2017

GRAGM Closed for Install: 10am - 5pm, Monday 9 - Friday 13 October 2017

Exhibition Opens: 10am, Saturday 14 October 2017

Judge’s Floor Talk, followed by Artists Lunch: 11am, Saturday 14 October 2017

Judge’s Illustrated Lecture: 2pm, Saturday 14 October 2017

Official Opening and Awards Presentation: 6pm, Saturday 14 October 2017

Art Awards, Artist Talks - FREE Public Program: TBA

Exhibition Closes: 5pm, Thursday 7 December 2017

Collection of Works: 10am - 5pm, Friday 8, Saturday 9 and Monday 11 December 2017



Sponsorship opportunities are currently available for individuals who may be interested in supporting the 42nd Art Awards.  Please contact the Curator or Promotions Officer if you are interested in becoming an Award sponsor:

For more information, visit Sponsors


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