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32nd Yea Rotary Art Show


Australia Day Weekend 2017


Opening 7.30pm Wednesday 25th January - Closing 3pm Monday 30th January


Entries close: 6.00pm Friday 6th January 2017

Dear Artist,

The Rotary Club of Yea Inc. is pleased to invite you to enter our 32nd Annual Art Show, which this year will also feature Sculpture, 3D, Textile and Fabric Categories. These exhibits will be on display in the Shire Hall `Green Room'.

Another great feature this year, is the option to register electronically and pay your registration fees on line.

In 2017 there will be prizes totalling $7,000. The first prize is $2,500, there are two $1,000 prizes (2nd Best in Show and Best Work on Paper) as well as a special award of $500. We appreciate the ongoing support of our major sponsor - The Frank Hargrave Family Trust and also the significant support of Murrindindi Shire Council. We are very grateful to all our terrific sponsors whose generosity allows us to maintain this event. All prizes are non-acquisitive.

There will be seven sectional prizes of $250 in the following categories

Traditional  Work

of Portraits, Still Life, Landscape or Narrative.

Contemporary Work

using abstract or symbolic imagery in any medium.


Max art dimension: 1 2cm, max frame dimension 25cm

Local Work

in any medium featuring the Yea Wetlands or within a radius of 20 Kms of Yea Township

Emerging Artist

any person new to art, or exhibiting and who has not previously won a prize at an Art Show

Sculpture and 3D

 artwork in any medium (entries subject to space availability)

Fabric and Textiles

an idea or vision expressed through the medium of textiles


in addition, a Junior Section and Most Popular Exhibit with prize money totalling $250:


Junior Work:  submissions by a primary or secondary student ($150)
Most Popular Exhibit:  chosen by patrons - votes counted at 3.OOpm on 30th January 2017 ($100)
The Yea Rotary Art Show Committee would like to thank Artists for their ongoing support of our Art Show which continues to grow and develop within the area and further afield. The Art Show offers the Rotary Club of Yea an important fundraising opportunity which enables our Club to provide aid to local, national and international community projects.

We look forward to more fantastic Artwork this year. Exhibiting artists holding their entry receipt will be admitted free between 2pm & 4pm on Sunday 29th January.

Carol Hogg-Director 

Rotary ArtShow 2017

and the

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Rotary ArtShow 2017


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