Koorie Art Show 2019

Koorie Art Show 2019

Event status:
Coming Soon
7 December 2019 - 23 February 2020



The Yarra Building
Federation Square


The Koorie Art Show 2019

The Koorie Art Show is our annual event showcasing the diverse talent of Victoria’s Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander artists in one inclusive space.

The Koorie Art Show is an open-entry, non-acquisitive award exhibition, presenting the works of emerging to senior, Koorie and Victorian based Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander artists aged 17 years and above.

All entered works are eligible for the following awards.

  •  Creative Victoria Award for Excellence in any Media ($10,000)
  • Metro Tunnel Creative Program 2D Award ($5,000)
  • Viva Energy Australia 3D Award ($5,000)
  • RMIT University Emerging Artist Award ($5,000)
  • Lendlease Reconciliation Award ($5,000)
  • Koorie Heritage Trust People’s Choice Award ($1,000)
  • Koorie Heritage Trust Highly Commended Awards x 2 ($500 per award)

Winners will be announced at the exhibition launch and community day on Saturday 7 December, 2-4pm.  The People’s Choice Award will be announced at the end of the Koorie Art Show.

Call For Entries For The Koorie Art Show 2019

If you are an Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander artists who are 17 years of age and over and living in Victoria, why not consider entering the Koorie Art Show 2019 and be eligible for over $25,000 worth of prizes.

Deadline for entries has been extended to 11 November 2019.  All submitted entries will be included in the exhibition and eligible for a prize unless the content is likely to cause offence.

For more information on how to enter, visit our events page.  The entry form can be downloaded here.

The Koorie Heritage Trust acknowledges the generous support of award and exhibition partners Creative Victoria, the Metro Tunnel Creative Program, Viva Energy Australia and RMIT University