About The Heart of Annandale

The Heart of Annandale Art Exhibition & Prize is an annual event held in Annandale and owned by the Inner West. Members of the community are invited to submit artworks that respond to each year’s theme. Artworks are judged according to their exploration of the theme in relation to the Sydney’s Inner West.

Key Dates & Special Events 2016

Key Dates 2016

Put these in your calendar...

Submission Deadline: Sunday 6th March
Opening Soiree: Friday 11th March
Awards Night: Saturday 19th March
Exhibition Open: 12th-20th March

Opening Soirée

Friday 11th March 2016

Come along and celebrate the opening of Heart of Annandale 2016! We'll have wine and cheese and enjoy our first look at the entries in this years exhibition. Meet with neighbors and local artists and vote in the People's Choice Award.

Art After Hours

On various evenings during the exhibition

Watch this space for announcements of special guest performances on selected evenings.

Awards Night

Saturday 19th March

Find out the winners of the 2016 Heart of Annandale Prizes and see who takes home the $1000 People's Choice Award.

Categories

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Prize to be announced

watercolour, symbolic, spray paint, gestural, enamel, abstract, graphite, still-life, ink, tempera, photorealistic...

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Prize to be announced

graphic design, pen and pastel, computer animation, typography, collage, digital painting, glitch art…

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Prize to be announced

infrared, panoramic, candid, black & white, kirlian, pinhole, time-lapse, ultraviolet, landscape, underwater…

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Prize to be announced

datamosh, documentary, black & white, animation, handmade, comedy, slow motion, daumenkino, mime…

aq_block_3-Prize to be announced

Prize to be announced

poetry, superhero, zine, parable, commentary, comic, satire, drabble, non-fiction, perzine...

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Prize to be announced

figurine, woven forms, assemblage, wooden, tondo, kinetic, ceramic, relief, found object, cameo, resin...

aq_block_3-Prize to be announced

Prize to be announced

painting, drawing, mixed-media, photography, short film, graphic novel, small sculpture...

aq_block_3-Prize to be announced

Prize to be announced

painting, drawing, mixed-media, photography, short film, graphic novel, small sculpture...

aq_block_5-Village Church People's Choice Award ($1000)

Village Church People's Choice Award ($1000)

painting, drawing, mixed-media, photography, short film, graphic novel, small sculpture...

2016 Theme: FUTURE

Heart of Annandale is seeking artworks that provide insight into the Inner West in relation to this year's theme: 'future'. We are looking for striking works that will resonate with locals, intrigue tourists and engage passers-by.

Need some ideas to get you started? You could have a look around the Inner West and think about some of the following things:

What do you see when you look around Annandale?
What have other people told you about life the Inner West?
What is your favorite place in Annandale? Why?
What does the media say about the Inner West?
How would you describe life in the Inner West?
What people have you met in Annandale?
If you could change something in the Inner West, what would it be?

Terms and Conditions

 

Click the button below to view the Terms and Conditions for Heart of Annandale 2016. Please read them carefully to make sure your entry complies.

 

Terms and Conditions

Entry Form

Submissions for Heart of Annandale 2016 will be accepted in February. Each entrant may submit two works. The entry fee is $20 per artwork for adults. Free entry for Primary and High School students. The online entry form will become available here, shortly.

 

2014 Entry Form

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