THE PALETTE PROJECT

ANNOUNCING! THE PALETTE PROJECT Art Prize, By Gallery Alchemy

Gallery Alchemy is thrilled to introduce our NEW inaugural event, The Palette Project, an exciting Art Prize exclusively for Australian artists.

This celebration of colour invites artists to submit wall-hanging only works of 60 x 60cm size, of any medium or subject matter.  Think outside the square of 60 x 60cm and play with rectangles, circles etc as long as it fits within the 60 x 60cm frame size area.

KEY DETAILS:
Submissions are open to Australian artists only.Entry fee:  $45 (non-refundable) with a limit of 1 ARTWORK submission per artist.Entries close:  4pm March 31st, 2024.Delivery of artworks: By Friday, 26th April between 10am - 3pm. NO LATER.

EXHIBITION DATES:
Wednesday May 1st - Tuesday May 28th 2024

OPENING NIGHT - Saturday May 4th 2024, 6-8pm

ARTWORK SUBMSSION REQUIREMENTS:
The maximum size of the artwork must not exceed the area of 60x60cm (including framing).  Only wall mountable works will be accepted, including ceramics, or sculptural pieces 

Please send a high-resolution image of your artwork submission (max. 1 MB on file size) to sarah@galleryalchemy.com.

Include a detailed description of each of the elements under consideration for selection criteria as listed below.

SELECTION CRITERIA:
Artworks will selected by Gallery Alchemy Director, Sarah Thomas, based on the technique of colour, skill of painting, marketability and the individuality of concept.  

FINALISTS NOTIFICATION
Finalists will be notified directly by Sarah Thomas by 4pm on Friday 19th April 2024. Requests for submission of physical artworks will be made once finalists are selected and notified.

PRIZES:

  1. First Prize: 12 months representation with Gallery Alchemy including a featured exhibition, representation at the prestigious Affordable Art Fairs in Sydney, Melbourne and Brisbane.
  2. Second Prize: An personalised experience with the incredible local talent, Em Reid from Blanc Space Tattoo.
  3. People's Choice: 3x delicious homegrown wines, Yuki Juice from Bar Yuki, Milton.