The Walker & Hall Waiheke Art Award 2021 is proudly sponsored by Walker & Hall in association with The Skin Institute Waiheke, and the Waiheke Community Art Gallery.
This is a National Award for two dimensional works in any medium. This year the award submission requires 2 works for selection. The Premiere award is now $10,000.
Premier award $10,000
Further details of the award ceremony to be advised.
Evan Woodruffe - Artist, collector, sponsor, teacher and advocator.
You will need to complete the entry form, submit TWO images, an up to date CV and pay the $55 entry fee on-line. Your images will go into an image gallery which will then be accessed by our selector. Please do not use any characters in the jpeg description (ie: speech marks or similar, this will cause the programme to reject the jpeg image)
If you do not have access to a computer then please contact us to submit.
The exhibition is open to any New Zealand resident upon payment of the entry fee (non-refundable). TWO WORKS are required to be submitted per artist. Every work must be original, the sole work of the artist, and not completed in a class of instruction and must have been completed within the last year. Work must be for sale and no larger than 1200mm in height or length.
This year's guest selector and judge Evan Woodruffe will decide on the finalists to be exhibited at the gallery. Artists will be advised of selection (or non-selection) by Monday 29 August 2022. From the finalists the judge will select the award winner. The judge’s decision is final and no correspondence will be entered into. The award winner and merit awards will be announced on Saturday 15 October 2022. Award Ceremony details to be advised.
If your work is selected, it will need to arrive at the gallery no later than Friday 7 October 2022. This is an award for two-dimensional work in any medium. Work must be presented ready for exhibition hanging. Work must be no larger than 1200mm in height or length. Appropriate packaging, insurance and freight costs are the artist's responsibility. The Gallery reserves the right to reproduce images for publicity purposes. Poorly presented work may be disqualified.
All entries must be available for sale. The gallery commission is 41% including GST of the retail price.
Please attach to the work: The name and address of the artist, the retail price of the work (including GST), the title, size and medium. The work must be packaged adequately for delivery to the gallery and return freighting. Prepaid courier tickets or similar must be included for the return of work.
Friday 01 July: Entries Open
Monday 15 August: Closing date for entries
Monday 29 August: Artists advised of selection results
Friday 7 October: Selected works scheduled to be received at the gallery depending on Covid19 alert level status. Gallery hours 10 - 4pm 7 days
Friday 14 October: Exhibition Opens at 6pm
Sunday 14 November: Exhibition closes at 4pm. Unsold works available for collection.
Awards night & Gala Dinner. Further details to be advised.