2017 Awards


Andrea Malone, Julia Robinson and Jess Taylor at the 2016 SALA Awards Night. Photo: Sia Duff

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SALA Festival Patron’s Art Writer’s Award

SALA Festival Patron’s Art Writer’s Award

To acknowledge and recognise excellence in visual arts writing including catalogue essays or reviews about South Australian living visual artists.

Eligible work must have been written within a 12 month period, from August 2016 - August 2017. The award aims to support scholarship and encourage writing about South Australian living artists.

The recipient of the award will receive a residential studio space for one month at Phasmid Studios, Berlin including return economy flights.

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The Advertiser Contemporary Art Prize

The Advertiser Contemporary Art Prize

The Advertiser Contemporary Art Prize for the most outstanding work in any medium for 2017. Prize consists of $5000.

Finalists’ artwork must be available for exhibiting in Keith Murdoch House from Friday 23 June 2017 through the duration of the SALA Festival until 31 August 2017.

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The Unitcare Services Moving Image Award

The Unitcare Services Moving Image Award

For artists working in Moving Image/ new media.
Prize consists of $5,000.

To enter upload a link to your moving image / new media work via the form. Finalists will be short-listed prior to the Festival from the work in your link and the finalists will be announced at the SALA program launch in July. Judging of the award will take place during the 2017 SALA Festival and the winner will be announced at a ceremony at the conclusion of the Festival.

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The City Rural Emerging Artist Award

The City Rural Emerging Artist Award

The City Rural Emerging Artist Award 
For artists in the early stages of their career with under five years professional experience. 
Prize consists of $2500 cash.

Upload 2 images via the form. Finalists will be short-listed and a winner chosen from the images uploaded. The winner will be announced at the SALA award ceremony in July 2017 and acknowledged in the SALA program.

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City of Unley Active Ageing Award

City of Unley Active Ageing Award

City of Unley Active Ageing Award
For artists over the age of 60 to celebrate the City of Unley’s involvement with SALA and its commitment to promoting and supporting an active ageing approach. Prize consists of $2,000 cash and an exhibition space in Unley for SALA 2018.

Upload 2 images via the form. Finalists will be short-listed and a winner chosen from the images uploaded. The winner will be announced at the SALA award ceremony in July 2017 and acknowledged in the SALA program.

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The Adelaide Review Outsider Art Award

The Adelaide Review Outsider Art Award

Adelaide Review Outsider Art Award which recognises artists who identify as 'Outsider' artists and/or organisations that support their development. Outsider art is defined as art created outside the boundaries of the established art scene. Prize consists of $1000 cash.

Upload 2 images via the form. Finalists will be short-listed and a winner chosen from the images uploaded. The winner will be announced at the SALA award ceremony in July 2017 and acknowledged in the SALA program.

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Centre for Creative Photography Latent Image Award

Centre for Creative Photography Latent Image Award

Centre for Creative Photography Latent Image Award
For an emerging artist using photography.

Prize consists of UP TO $725 worth in-kind assistance. This could include studio/darkroom hire workshops, an accredited course or mentorship. This is to be used within 12 months of the prize being awarded.

Upload up to 4 images via the form. Finalists will be short-listed and a winner chosen from the images uploaded. The winner will be announced at the SALA award ceremony in July 2017 and acknowledged in the SALA program. 

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Atkins Photo Lab Award

Atkins Photo Lab Award

Atkins Photo Lab Award 
For artists working with photo based artwork including but not limited to, manipulated photography (digital or otherwise).

Prize consists of an edition of three A1 Giclee Archival Fine Art Prints.

To enter upload 2 images via the form. Finalists will be short-listed prior to the Festival from the images uploaded and the finalists will be announced at the SALA program launch in July. Judging of the award will take place during the 2017 SALA Festival and the winner will be announced at a ceremony at the conclusion of the Festival.

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3rd Biennial RSASA / SALA Portrait Prize Exhibition

3rd Biennial RSASA / SALA Portrait Prize Exhibition

OPEN TO ALL ARTISTS - MEMBERS AND NON MEMBERS OF THE RSASA 

This year SALA has partnered with RSASA for the 3rd Biennial Portrait Prize Exhibition - held from the 30 July - 27 August 2017 at the RSASA Gallery and other pop-up venues. The Hon Mr John Hill, Chair of the SALA Board will open the exhibition Sunday 30 July where the prizes judged by Chris Orchard, Rebecca Evans and Paul Greenaway will be announced.

FINALISTS ANNOUNCED - see list here

PRIZES TOTAL: $21,750

 

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