Arthur Guy Memorial Painting Prize 2017 - Art Collector

Guan Wei (Arthur Guy Memorial Painting Prize 2015 winner), Beach 5, 2014. Acrylic on canvas. Courtesy of the artist and Nancy Sever Gallery, Canberra.

Designed to attract some of Australia’s finest contemporary artists and high calibre works, this biennial exhibition provides Bendigo Art Gallery with the opportunity to survey contemporary painting from around Australia.

The most outstanding work as judged by the selection panel is awarded an acquisitive cash prize of $50,000. The Prize was initiated by Mr Allen Guy C.B.E (1917-2007) in honour of his brother Arthur Guy (1914-1945).

Works from the shortlisted artists will be on display at Bendigo Art Gallery in the Arthur Guy Memorial Painting Prize exhibition. The 2017 winner will be announced at the exhibition’s opening.

Exhibition opens: Saturday 17 June 2017
Exhibition closes: 17 September 2017
Location: Bendigo Art Gallery, 42 View Street, Bendigo, VIC
Contact: +61 3 5434 6088

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