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Mid West Art Prize 2021

27 November 2021

The Mid West Art Prize is a prestigious art exhibition, now in its seventh year, held biennially at the Geraldton Regional Art Gallery.

The Mid West Art Prize showcases the diversity, quality and innovation of art currently being created in Western Australia.

The Prize is open to artists residing throughout Western Australia and all artworks in the show are new artworks that have never previously been exhibited. 

The Art Prize has 5 award categories:

City of Greater Geraldton Overall Award for Excellence (Acquisitive) - $20,000

Yamaji Art Aboriginal Arts Award - $3,500

Local Member Lara Dalton (MLA) People's Choice Award - $1,500 (Announced 4 February 2022)

Bowman-Bright Mid West Artist Award - $1,000

Latitude Jewellers Youth Award - $500

Lara Dalton Bowman Bright Latitude Jewellers

Important Dates:

Entry closed on Friday 10 September 2021. 

Terms and conditions of entry

Opening Night

The highly anticipated Mid West Art Prize will return to the Geraldton Regional Art Gallery on Saturday 27 November 2021.

Chapman Road, Geraldton will be closed off to host this prestigious event, which will be a fabulous evening showcasing the shortlisted artworks - along with live music, the Award Presentation Ceremony, food and fun. 

Gates open from 6.00pm, with the Gallery open to the public from 6.30pm and formalities beginning at 7.00pm.

The Mid West Art Prize Exhibition will be on show until 30 January 2022.

First 325 tickets booked also come with 2 complimentary drinks each. Make sure you present your ticket at the gate to receive your drink passes.

Tickets on Eventbrite HERE.  Further event information - Event Site plan; Information about parking in the CBD.

2021 Finalists