The Victorian Craft Award is a biennial event facilitated by Craft Victoria in the pursuit of presenting and celebrating excellence in contemporary craft practice. The Awards welcome applications from emerging, mid-career and established craftspeople across the state of Victoria. Applications of individual works and installations utilising craft skills, processes and materials are welcome. Established in 2015, this year’s Awards will again select up to 100 artists for a finalists exhibition in June and July 2017.
Entry fee is $35 for Craft members and $50 for non-members (including GST) per entry
Lynne Kosky Jewellery Award $10,000
Honouring the legacy of Victorian Arts Minister, Lynne Kosky.
Excellence Award $5,000
This award will be presented to the most outstanding entry across all disciplines supported by the Bowness Family Foundation.
Ceramic Award $5000
This award will be presented to the most exceptional entry across works falling into the ceramic classification.
Encouragement Award $2,000
This award is supported by the Kosky Foundation.
Chairman’s Prize for Innovation $1,000
This award will be presented to the most innovative entry across all disciplines supported and presented by Lousje Skala, Chair of the Board at Craft Victoria
Website with details: http://www.craft.org.au