Burnie Print Prize 2017

Saturday, 18 March 2017 to Sunday, 7 May 2017


The Burnie Print Prize 2017, will be held for the sixth time after the inaugural competition in 2007.

The Burnie Print Prize is a $15,000 Acquisitive Award.

The 'Prize' is an initiative of the Burnie Regional Art Gallery (BRAG) in northwest Tasmania. The Gallery prides itself on its nationally recognized collection of works on paper.

The selection for the Burnie Print Prize 2017 will be done by Akky van Ogtrop, Art Historian/Curator, President Print Council of Australia, Dr Deborah Malor, Honorary Associate - Visual Arts and Design, Queen Victoria Museum and Art Gallery and Dr Jan Hogan, Studio Coordinator Printmaking, Tasmanian College of the Arts, University of Tasmania.

The selection process has been finalized and artists have been informed by mail.

The Prize is jointly sponsored by the Burnie City Council and the Friends of the Burnie Regional Art Gallery.

The winner will be announced on Friday, 17 March, 2017.

Image: Winner Burnie Print Prize 2015 Neil Malone Sometimes it rains no 2, 3, 4

Gallery Opening Times

Mon-Fri 10am till 4.30pm

Sat, Sun & Public Hols 1.30 till 4pm

Closed Christmas Day, Boxing Day, New Year’s Day and Good Friday