A total prize pool of $20,000 is on offer across four categories:
- Blacktown City Art Prize: $15,000
- Aboriginal Artist Prize: $2,000
- Local Artist Prize: $2,000
- People’s Choice Prize: $1,000
Finalists in the Prize will be exhibited at The Leo Kelly Blacktown Arts Centre from Saturday 28 November 2020 – Thursday 28 January 2021.
The work awarded the Blacktown City Art Prize will be acquired for the Blacktown City Art Collection. All other artworks in the exhibition will be available to buy in person or online via the Blacktown Arts website for the duration of the exhibition.
- Entry fee is $30 per artwork with a maximum of 2 artworks per entrant
- There is no theme, and artwork can be any of the following mediums: sculpture, painting, drawing, mixed media, photomedia, textiles, print-making, ceramics
- The Prize is open to all residents of Australia