Entries are invited from Australian and international artists in the Open,
Tertiary and Student Sections of the 2015 Silk Cut Award for Lino Prints.
All entries must be original linocut prints, produced from Silk Cut linoleum
by the artist/s whose name appears on the entry form and have been completed since June 2014.
Closing date for entries 5 June.
Open Section Grand Prize (Acquisitive): the winner may choose either:
An artistically-based trip to Amsterdam valued at $10,000 including return air fares, 10 days’ accommodation, organised tours and activities and $1,000 spending money
OR a monetary prize of $8,000.
Purchase Prizes: Up to $5,000 for the Silk Cut Foundation collection.
Tertiary Student Award (Acquisitive) of $1,000 will be selected by the judges and presented.
The winning work will form part of the ongoing gift to the National Gallery of Australia.
Student Section: Up to three acquisitive Silk Cut Student Awards will be presented.
The winners will each receive a Silk Cut Award Trophy and Certificate of recognition
and their school will receive a monetary prize of $2,500 for their art department.
All winning works will form part of the ongoing gift to the National Gallery of Australia.
For conditions and entry form see: http://www.silkcutlino.com/2015-silkcut-award.html