Vicki Torr Online Prize
Each year the members of Ausglass award an emerging glass artist the Vicki Torr Online Gallery Prize. The annual prize is valued at $2,000 and is awarded to an emerging contemporary glass artist whose artwork images have been included in the Ausglass Member Gallery.
The purpose for the prize is to encourage emerging artists who display oustanding achievement in their art practise and to facilite an increase in their public profile by placing photographic examples of their work alongside their CV and biography in the Ausglass Member Gallery to maintain their online profiles by taking full advantage of the Ausglass Gallery.
arrangements for the Vicki Torr Online Gallery Prize for 2018 will be announced shortly (early 2019)
Entry to the prize 2018 .. TBC
Entry submissions closed .... TBC.
The winner will be announced at the Ausglass AGM on 25 March, 2019 at the Ausglass Conference in Perth.
To be eligible for the Vicki Torr Online Gallery prize:
- The artist must be an Ausglass member.
- The artist must have placed photographic examples of their work and an Artist's Statement on the Ausglass Member Gallery by ... TBC.
- The artist must be an emerging artist (see below).
- Winners of the Vicki Torr Online Gallery prize in one year will not be eligible to enter the competition in subsequent years.
Eligible members will enhance their chances of winning the prize if they ensure that the quality of photography is high. The Artist's Statement should not exceed one A4 size page and should accurately reflect the achievements of the emerging artist.
For the purposes of the prize an emerging artist will be regarded as a person who has five or less years of professional experience. Students with five or less years of professional experience are also eligible for the prize and are encouraged to participate in the Online Gallery.
For those members who don't qualify to enter for the prize, you can still get involved by voting for your favourite artist! Voting will open on ... TBC ... and close ... TBC. The winner will be announced at the Ausglass AGM on 25 March, 2019 at the Ausglass Conference in Perth.