Inspired is held in the Cameron Centre at Hunter Valley Grammar School. The event runs for a number of days, the highlight being opening night which consists of a musical concert. the opening of the art exhibition and announcement of the prize winners.
Our goal is to inspire artists to aspire for excellence and to help position the work of artists within the wider context of the Australian contemporary artworld and local communities. Faculties within the Performing and Visual Arts are proud to showcase our students talent alongside local and recognised artists.
The musical concert is free and open to the general public to attend. The art exhibition is open to the general public and free to attend over the weekend. Tickets must be purchased to attend opening night of the Inspired Art Exhibition.
ABOUT THE EXHIBITION
The “Inspired Art Exhibition” is open to all visual artists who practice across a wide range of media areas. The exhibition attracts
local, regional and interstate artists and offers a variety of prizes. Each year our sponsors support a variety of prize categories and we encourage artists from all around Australia to exhibit and enter their work. Inspired is gaining recognition as an important regional art show as it continues to grow and succeed.
We encourage artists to take the opportunity to exhibit their work by being a part of this exhibition. You will receive exposure to a wide audience including prominant art collectors, gallery owners and corporate investors.
IMPORTANT DATES FOR ARTISTS
Entry Forms due :
by Monday May 1, 2017.
Artwork is to be delivered to:
THE CAMERON CENTRE AT HVGS via the REAR GATE OFF SOUTH SEAS DRIVE ASHTONFIELD
Sunday 21 or Monday 22 May 2017
between 10am and 1:00pm
Artwork must be collected :
Sunday 28 from 2:30pm until 3:30pm
or Monday 29 May between 9:00 am and 11:am
Exhibition opening times :
Official opening Friday 26 May 6pm
Prize announcements at 6.45pm
Saturday 27, Sunday 28 May 11am- 3pm
If you are interested in entering your artwork please read the Conditions of Entry.
ABOUT OPENING NIGHT
Opening night for the exhibition is a very special occasion. The evening combines the School's talented orchestra, ensembles and choirs followed by the art exhibition and announcement of winners. Two complimentary events supporting and encouraging an appreciation for the arts.
INSPIRED CONCERT 5:00PM
5:00pm - GOLD COIN DONATION AT THE DOOR
Doors open at 4:30pm, no reserved seating, concludes approximately 6:15pm.
ART EXHIBITION OPENING 6:00PM
6:00pm - Ticket entry required
Adults $20.00 Ticket includes refreshments and canapes.
School aged child complimentary
EXHIBITION OPEN SATURDAY & SUNDAY
All artwork will be for sale. Enhance your home or office. Buy an investment piece of original artwork from one of the unique artists.
There will be something for everyone, various mediums including paintings, drawings, sculpture, printmaking, ceramics and photography in contemporary and traditional styles.
ENTRY OVER THE WEEKEND IS FREE – ALL WELCOME
Saturday 27 and Sunday 28 May
11:00am until 3:00pm
Cash and Eftpos available.