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Raymond Arnold, Elsewhere World/Prospect and Refuge II (detail), represented by Bett Gallery

2017 Winner Peter Mungkuri, photo: Jessica King

Entries
Now
Open

Entries close
18 May 2018

Winner announced
and exhibition opening
Friday 20 July 2018

Exhibition dates
21 July – 25 August 2018

Event venue
Hadley’s Orient Hotel

2017 Winner Peter Mungkuri, photo: Jessica King

Entries
Now
Open

Entries close
18 May 2018

Winner announced
and exhibition opening
Friday 20 July 2018

Exhibition dates
21 July – 25 August 2018

Event venue
Hadley’s Orient Hotel

About

Presented by Hadley’s Orient Hotel, the Hadley’s Art Prize, Hobart is an annual, acquisitive Australian landscape prize, which offers $100,000 to the winning entry. Dating back to 1834, Hadley’s Orient Hotel has a rich and fascinating history interwoven with art, particularly landscape art.

The Hadley’s Art Prize, Hobart seeks to contribute to the Tasmanian and Australian art scene, generating interest in cultural tourism and promoting the work of contemporary Australian landscape artists.

Judged by a panel of art specialists, the prize is open to Australian artists over the age of eighteen working in two-dimensional media. Artists at all career stages are invited to enter. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander artists are encouraged to enter.

In 2018 the Hadley’s Art Prize will be awarded to the best portrayal of the Australian landscape.

About

Presented by Hadley’s Orient Hotel, the Hadley’s Art Prize, Hobart is an annual, acquisitive Australian landscape prize, which offers $100,000 to the winning entry. Dating back to 1834, Hadley’s Orient Hotel has a rich and fascinating history interwoven with art, particularly landscape art.

The Hadley’s Art Prize, Hobart seeks to contribute to the Tasmanian and Australian art scene, generating interest in cultural tourism and promoting the work of contemporary Australian landscape artists.

Judged by a panel of art specialists, the prize is open to Australian artists over the age of eighteen working in two-dimensional media. Artists at all career stages are invited to enter. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander artists are encouraged to enter.

In 2018 the Hadley’s Art Prize will be awarded to the best portrayal of the Australian landscape.

Key Dates

5 January 2018 ENTRIES OPEN

18 May 2018 ENTRIES CLOSE 6PM AEST

2 June 2018 FINALISTS ANNOUNCED

20 July 2018 EXHIBITION OPENING
Winner and highly commended awards announced

21 July – 25 August 2018 EXHIBITION

21 July – 17 August 2018 VOTING FOR PEOPLE’S CHOICE AWARD

19 August 2018 WINNER OF PEOPLE’S CHOICE AWARD ANNOUNCED

Key Dates

5 January 2018 ENTRIES OPEN

18 May 2018 ENTRIES CLOSE 6PM AEST

2 June 2018 FINALISTS ANNOUNCED

20 July 2018 EXHIBITION OPENING

Winner and highly commended awards announced

21 July – 25 August 2018 EXHIBITION

21 July – 17 August 2018 VOTING FOR PEOPLE’S CHOICE AWARD

19 August 2018 WINNER OF PEOPLE’S CHOICE AWARD ANNOUNCED

2018 Judges

CLOTHILDE BULLEN

Clothilde Bullen is a Wardandi (Nyoongar) Aboriginal woman with English/French heritage. She is Curator of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Exhibitions and Collections at the Museum of Contemporary Art in Sydney. Clothilde has also curated a number of shows independently and written for a number of contemporary arts publications, including Sturgeon and Artlink.

JANE STEWART

Jane Stewart is Principal Curator of Art at the Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery (TMAG). Her recent TMAG projects have included Strange Trees, Winnie the Pooh and Friends, and Tempest with lead curator Juliana Engberg. Most recently, she co-curated Thomas Bock, a collaborative project between Ikon Gallery, UK, and TMAG.

MICHEAL ZAVROS

Michael Zavros is a leading Australian artist who has received numerous awards and prizes. His work has been exhibited in major museums throughout Australia, New Zealand, Asia and Europe and is held in many private and public collections.

2018 Judges

CLOTHILDE BULLEN

Clothilde Bullen is a Wardandi (Nyoongar) Aboriginal woman with English/French heritage. She is Curator of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Exhibitions and Collections at the Museum of Contemporary Art in Sydney. Clothilde has also curated a number of shows independently and written for a number of contemporary arts publications, including Sturgeon and Artlink.

JANE STEWART

Jane Stewart is Principal Curator of Art at the Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery (TMAG). Her recent TMAG projects have included Strange Trees, Winnie the Pooh and Friends, and Tempest with lead curator Juliana Engberg. Most recently, she co-curated Thomas Bock, a collaborative project between Ikon Gallery, UK, and TMAG.

MICHEAL ZAVROS

Michael Zavros is a leading Australian artist who has received numerous awards and prizes. His work has been exhibited in major museums throughout Australia, New Zealand, Asia and Europe and is held in many private and public collections.

Entries

Use the online entry form to enter the prize.

The panel of art specialist judges named above will conduct two rounds of judging: pre-selection based on the digital images and in-person viewing of the finalists’ exhibition. They will select the finalists, the winner and recipients of the highly-commended awards.

Emerging artists and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander artists are encouraged to enter.  If you are new to art prizes, see Tips on Entering.

There is an entry fee of $40 per submission.

For more information see the Conditions of Entry.

Margaret Loy Pula, Anayte (Bush Potato), represented by Mitchell Fine Art

2017 finalists’ exhibition, photo: Rosie Hastie

Exhibition

The winner and recipients of the highly commended awards will be announced at the opening of the exhibition. The exhibition of finalists work will be held in two custom-designed galleries in the John Webb room and Leadlight room at Hadley’s Orient Hotel.

Winner announced and exhibition opening

Friday 20 July 2018

Exhibition dates

21 July – 25 August 2018

Event venue

Galleries at Hadley’s Orient Hotel,
Hobart, Tasmania

Entries

Use the online entry form to enter the prize.

The panel of art specialist judges named above will conduct two rounds of judging: pre-selection based on the digital images and in-person viewing of the finalists’ exhibition. They will select the finalists, the winner and recipients of the highly-commended awards.

Emerging artists and Indigenous and Torres Strait Islander artists are encouraged to enter.  If you are new to art prizes, see Tips on Entering.

Entry fees of $40 per submission will be used for administration and to produce an exhibition catalogue.

See the Conditions of Entry for more information about entry requirements.

Margaret Loy Pula, Anayte (Bush Potato), represented by Mitchell Fine Art

2017 finalists’ exhibition, photo: Rosie Hastie

Exhibition

The winner and recipients of the highly commended awards will be announced at the opening of the exhibition. The exhibition of finalists work will be held in two custom-designed galleries in the John Webb room and Leadlight room at Hadley’s Orient Hotel.

Winner announced and exhibition opening
Friday 20 July 2018

Exhibition dates
21 July – 25 August 2018

Event venue
Galleries at Hadley’s Orient Hotel,
Hobart, Tasmania

Education

This Education Kit has been designed for school groups visiting the 2018 Hadley’s Art Prize exhibition of finalists.

Aligned with the Australian Curriculum, it has been developed by art education specialists in partnership with the Hadley’s Art Prize curator, and is endorsed by Art Education Australia, the peak national professional association that supports and promotes art education at all levels within Australia. Schools groups are encouraged to use the Education Kit and visit the finalists’ exhibition.

Philip Davey, Colonial Landscape, represented by Australian Galleries

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EDUCATION
KIT HERE

Education

This Education Kit has been designed for use by school students visiting the 2018 Hadley’s Art Prize exhibition of finalists. Aligned with the Australian Curriculum, it has been developed by art education specialists in partnership with the HAPH curator, and is endorsed by Art Education Australia, the peak national professional association that supports and promotes art education at all levels within Australia. Schools groups are encouraged to use the Education Kit and visit the finalists’ exhibition.

Philip Davey, Colonial Landscape, represented by Australian Galleries

2017 Partners

Everyone at Hadley’s Orient Hotel would like to acknowledge and thank our valued partners for their support

TRAVEL PARTNER

HIGHLY COMMENDED PRESENTING PARTNERS

PEOPLE’S CHOICE PARTNER

Printing of the exhibition catalogue was supported by

2017 Partners

Everyone at Hadley’s Orient Hotel would like to acknowledge and thank our valued partners for their support

TRAVEL PARTNER

HIGHLY COMMENDED PRESENTING PARTNERS

PEOPLE’S CHOICE PARTNER

Printing of the exhibition catalogue was supported by

Contact

CONTACT US
contact@hadleysartprize.com.au

HADLEY’S ORIENT HOTEL
34 Murray Street
Hobart
Tasmania
7000
hadleyshotel.com.au

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