Art West Landscape Prize 2020

The Art West Landscape Prize is open to Members of the Art West Group. Members may enter up to 3 artworks.

Cost of entry is the usual Art West $10 per entry.

Prize money for the competition is $500 for first prize and $100 for Highly Commended Prize chosen by a independent judge Marcel Desbiens and awarded at the Exhibition opening night function on Thursday May 28th. A prize of $100 for a Peoples Choice prize will be awarded at the completion of the exhibition. Other prizes may be available as sponsors come on board.

The entered work must be a landscape. The term 'landscape' is to be understood broadly and is not intended as a limitation on approach, for example, seascapes and cityscapes are acceptable within the definition as are abstract landscapes.

The term 'painting' is to be understood broadly. Any two-dimensional medium is acceptable including photography, no digital enhancement is allowed. 3D art is to include sculpture, stone, wood, glass, clay pottery, construction or a combination of these.

All artworks entered by the artist must be the original work and concept of the artist.

The entered artwork must be new (completed within the previous 24 months) and be the absolute property of the artist, and must not have been entered previously in any Art West competition.

The finished painting artwork, including the frame, must be no larger than 110cm (height) x 110cm (width) and must be framed. A stretched canvas is considered framed.


Three Dimensional artwork must not exceed 10kg. The piece should not exceed 30cm in any dimension and must fit on one of the Gallery plinths. A framed construction will be hung on the wall but must be under 7kg with the longest dimension not exceeding 65cm and 10cm in depth (relief).

Entries must be for sale. The artist shall indicate their sale price here on this form and the didactic. The usual Art West commission applies. The sale price indicated in the entry form shall apply and shall remain fixed for the duration of the exhibition.

Entries must be received by Art West Community Gallery no later than 6pm Thursday 14th May 2020. Entries will not be accepted after this time. Usual AWCG payment methods apply.

Entries shall be delivered for hanging at the bump-in on 24th May 2020,. All works must be prepared with the appropriate wire and D hooks attached and must be marked clearly on the back with artist’s name and title of work. Please supply the usual AWCG didactic at bump-in.

Artists in this exhibition will allow their works to be reproduced in print and electronic formats for the purpose of advertising and promoting the exhibition. The Gallery reserves the right to reproduce all winning entries in relation to the Prize.

Art West Landscape Prize Entry Form

 The Landscape Prize Exhibition runs from 26th May 2020 until 19th July 2020

To enter the Art West Landscape Prize 2020, complete this on line entry form and submit as below. If you wish to enter the maximum of 3 artworks then please fill out this form for the first artwork and submit before filling out and submitting the form for the second artwork and then again for the third artwork. Entries close 6pm Thursday May 14th 2020.

Completion of this form indicates acceptance of Art West Landscape Prize terms and conditions. N.B. Please fill in every box before pressing submit, upon which you will see a message (at the bottom of this page) that your submission has been successful.

For 3D entries please include the full dimensions on the Didactic. All entries, please supply the usual Art West didactic at bump-in.

All works must be for sale. The retail selling price includes AWCG commission of 20%

Please enter a brief description or statement about this artwork.  Must be less than 50 words. This information will appear on the label beside the artwork.

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