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Expression of Interest from Artists

Three Faces Mansfield Portrait Art Prize 2014

The Three Faces Portrait Art Prize is a visual art painting or drawing competition.

From the Expressions of Interest, 3 Adult and 3 Youth artists will be chosen to compete in the Three Faces 2014 portrait competition. The 3 successful Youth applicants will benefit from a one day workshop mentored by a local artist.

Each artist will create a 2 dimensional artwork of the subject who will be an identity from the Mansfield district.

Two public events to be held at the Deck on High in Mansfield:

The first event introducing the six chosen artists and the ‘mystery’ sitter will include the opening of the Mansfield Portrait Exhibition. The second event reveals the finished artworks and the winner is decided on the night.

First event, “The Reveal”,
Friday 2nd May 2014. Cocktail party style event at The Deck on High. Mansfield
Allowing artists to photograph and preliminary sketch sitter.

The Second event, “The Unveiling”. Dinner event at The Deck on High. Mansfield.
Thursday 5th June 2014
The winning portraits are chosen by the CEO, Mansfield Shire Council and Shanley McBurney, curator, Benalla Gallery.

Prize for Adult winning artist

ACQUISITIVE PRIZE $2000– Sponsored by Mansfield Shire Council
The two runner up artists each receive $250.

Prize for Youth winning artist

ACQUISITIVE PRIZE $500– Sponsored by Mansfield Shire Council
The two runner up artists each receive $100.

Artworks not chosen as the winning works can be sold with a commission of 20% to Arts Council of Mansfield.

Conditions:

Expressions of Interest reply by April 11, 2014.

Interested Artists need to provide images of portraits or artworks they have previously produced.
All artists need to be a resident of Mansfield or surrounds.

The three participating artists are chosen by the Arts Council of Mansfield committee and the decision is final with no correspondence entered into.

Artists must attend both events.

Each artist works in their own medium, supplies all their own materials and canvasses etc.
The finished artwork must be ready to hang.

The winning Portraits become acquisitions of the Mansfield Shire Council as part of a growing art collection.

 

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Post this form and image/s of previous work by April 11, 2014 to:
ARTS COUNCIL OF MANSFIELD INC. PO BOX 34, MANSFIELD VIC 3724.
or Email: admin@artsmansfield.com for more information.

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