in the West Art Prize

in the west art prize

Our in the West Art Prize 2017 is proudly hosted by Splatter Gallery and the prizes are jointly sponsored by Bland Shire Council and Events West Wyalong.

Click here to download the adult 2017 Art entry form, conditions and prize information as a PDF document or Click here to download as a Microsoft Word document.

Click here to download the children's 2017 Art entry form, conditions and prize information as a PDF document or Click here to download as a Microsoft Word document.

in the West Art Prize

Invitation to all artists, and sculptors including metal work, wood, mosaic, Hebel block, glass, other media, ceramics/pottery and folk art artists.


We invite you to
Enter Paintings, Drawings, and/or Sculptures of Australian Inspired Ideas – OR
Your own interpretation of an Australian Artist’s Painting

For an Exhibition to be held from 10am – 4pm, on 27th – 29th October 2017
At Splatter Gallery 192 Main Street, West Wyalong


Bland Shire Acquisitive art prize for all artists (any medium) $1000
Best Works in Oils/ Acrylic and/or Mixed Media (more than 60%acrylic or oil used in the artwork)
1st Prize $350
2nd Prize$150
3rd Prize Highly Commended certificate
Best Watercolour/ Gouache/ Ink, Pastel, Drawing or Mixed Media (more than 60% of these mediums used in the artwork)
1st Prize $350
2nd Prize$150
3rd Prize Highly Commended certificate
Best Sculpture/other media (including but not limited to: metalwork, woodwork, pottery, mosaic, glass, etc)
1st Prize $350
2nd Prize$150
3rd Prize Highly Commended certificate
Overall Viewer’s/People’s Choice for Adult $325.00


The Children's/Young Adult Section Prizes - For paintings, drawings, and/or sculptures based on 'Australian inspired ideas' or Your own interpretation of an Australian Artist's Painting. Twelve prizes ranged over the following age groups:

2 - 5yrs 1st Prize ($30) 2nd Prize ($15) 3rd Prize ($10)

6 - 9yrs 1st Prize ($50) 2nd Prize ($25) 3rd Prize ($15)

10 - 13yrs 1st Prize ($100) 2nd Prize ($50) 3rd Prize ($30)

14 - 18yrs 1st Prize ($125) 2nd Prize ($75) 3rd Prize ($50)

Overall Peoples Choice Prize: Children's/Young Adult section ($100)

Prizewinners will be announced at Splatter Gallery on Sunday 29th October 2017 at 12noon.