Greenway Art Prize

The GreenWay Art Prize

The GreenWay Art Prize celebrates the precious green corridor in Sydney’s inner west and aims to capture the essence of the GreenWay through visual art.

Now in its ninth year, the GreenWay Art Prize is a much loved art event which attracts hundreds of entries across a range of mediums including painting, sculpture and photography. Artists will be invited to submit works for the competition that capture the qualities of the GreenWay and celebrate the urban environment, sustainable transport and community connections through visual art.

This year there is a $10,000 prize pool on offer in the following categories:

• GreenWay Open Art Prize with a prize package valued at $5,000
• GreenWay Local Artist Prize valued at $1,000 open to all artists living within the Inner West or City of Canterbury-Bankstown areas
• Cooks River Small Sculpture Prize valued at $2,000
• GreenWay Community Photography Prize Adult: Winner $500, 2nd place $250, Youth (Under 18), Winner $200, 2nd place $100
• Derivan People’s Choice Award: $500 worth of Derivan Matisse art supplies

Prize winners will be announced at the opening night of the GreenWay Art Exhibition to be held on Thursday, 8 November at Art Est.

Judges for the event are Peter Poulet, Government Architect NSW; Anne Ryan, Curator, Australian Art, Art Gallery of NSW; and Caroline Rothwell, Visual Artist.


2018 Exhibition Dates

Art Est Art School and Gallery | 8-20 November
Seaview Gallery, Dulwich High School of Visual Arts and Design | 26 November-1 December
Canterbury Bankstown Arts Centre | 3-18 December

The GreenWay Art Exhibition is hosted by Art Est. Art School and Gallery, and is sponsored by Inner West Council and City of Canterbury Bankstown Council, Art Est. Art School and Gallery, Cooks River Alliance, Petersham Bowling Club and Derivan, maker of fine artist materials.

2017 Greenway Open Prize Winner Exhibition

Jody Graham, winner of the 2017 GreenWay Art Prize is currently exhibiting ‘Around the Block’ at Art Est. Gallery until 14 August 2018. More..

For more information and to enter the 2018 The GreenWay Art Prize please click here.