An invitation

Come along to the Heart of Annandale Art Exhibition & Music Festival, 12-21 May 2017.

It’s great fun to see the best of inner west art and to watch and hear some fantastic local musicians in action.

2017 Theme: GROW

Our theme in 2017 is “GROW”.

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

What kind of growth are we talking about? That’s up to you…

ENTER

Entries are now open!

Each artist may enter a maximum of two works in any medium (keeping to the dimensions and other requirements found in the Terms and Conditions). The entry fee is $20 per work. Under 18 entries are free.

Make sure you read the Terms and Conditions first…

Then enter and pay online using one of the forms below:

Alternatively, you can print this PDF form, fill it out, scan it and email it to jessa@annandale.org.au.

KEY DATES

Entries close: 5 May 2017

Opening night: 12 May 2017

Exhibition: 13-21 May 2017

EVENT PROGRAM
Fri 12 May Opening & Awards Night 6pm
Sun 14 May Church Among the Artworks 9:30am and 6pm
Mon 15 May Black Magic: learn to draw with charcoal 7pm
Tue 16 May Cigar Box Guitar Building Workshop 7pm
Wed 17 May Kids’ Art Workshop 4:30-5:45pm
Wed 17 May In Conversation With… Local Artists 7pm
Thu 18 May Preschoolers’ Art Workshop 10am
Thu 18 May Pop Up Community Choir 7pm
Fri 19 May Rock Among the Artworks 7pm $10
Sat 20 May HeART of Annandale Music Festival 11am-8pm free entry
Sun 21 May Church Among the Artworks 9:30am and 6pm

Exhibition otherwise open 10-5 daily. (Closed Tue 16 May)
For more information see our full program.

AWARDS

We are pleased to announce the 2017 Heart of Annandale Awards!

  • Grow Award – $1000
    Supported by Village Church Annandale
              The major award of Heart of Annandale 2017.
              For a work in any medium that best represents the theme “GROW” in the Inner West.
  • Local Artist Award – $750
    Supported by Inner West Council
              For a work by an artist living or working in the Inner West Council Local Government Area (LGA).
  • Emerging Artist – $250 + $200 art supplies for the school.
    Supported by Inner West Council and Tilly’s Art Supplies.
              For an excellent work in the Secondary School category.
  • Ms Kristy’s “Budding Artist” Award – $100 + $100 art supplies for the school.
    Supported by Village Church Annandale and Tilly’s Art Supplies.
              For an excellent work in the Primary School category. 
              (Ms Kristy is the Village Church Kids’ Pastor and an accomplished artist)
  • People’s Choice Awards – $500 (adult), $250 (under 18)
    Supported by Cafe on Johnston (under 18)
             Voted for by the general public during the exhibition. 

We will be announcing other special prizes as we get closer to the event.