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Outside the Square - People's Choice Exhibition & Competition #2

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Event description

Create Collaborate Collective Inc is hosting "Outside the Square"People's Choice Exhibition & Competition #2 @ The Queanbeyan Hive. Works must include waste materials and may address the theme of our overuse of materials that end up in landfill.
  • $1600 in prize money
  • Entry is $20 with three age categories
  • Up to two entries per artist
  • Theme is Recycled in Art
  • Medium: Things that would normally be trashed
  • Final Artwork must include a visible Hexagon
  • Exhibition 14-28 October (Qbn Arts Trail is on the 14-15 October)

This is a Rebus Theatre and Project Alchemy sponsored event made possible thanks to funding from the Australian Government for the Black Summer Bushfire Grant Program.

QPRC (Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional Council) are also a sponsor.

Key Dates
  • 1 August – Entries open
  • 8 October – Deadline for Artwork entries
  • 13 October 6.00-8.00pm Official Opening 
  • 14-15 October Queanbeyan Arts trail
  • 28 October 3pm exhibition closes
  • 11 November 10am Winners announced
  • 11-12 November (Gallery open) Garage Sale trail @ The Hive 
  • 12 November 2-6pm – Works picked up by Artists from The Hive

"Outside the Square" #2 Exhibition and Competition  – Conditions of Entry
  • All works must be original, and work of the artist created within the last 24 months.
  • All Artists must enter in one category only.
    • OPEN (18+) 1st Prize $800/2nd Prize $300/3rd prize $200
    • YOUTH (12-17 YEARS) $200
    • JUNIOR ( 7–11 YEARS) $100
  • Works must include waste materials.
  • Works must fit within a one metre square area and weigh no more than 25 kilos. Please contact us if you have a works outside of these limits you would like to enter.
  • By entering into the "Outside the Square" #2 Exhibition and Competition you give CCC the right to reproduce images of the entered work for promotional purposes both digitally (online) and in print. 
  • All 2D works must be framed and ready to hang with D-Ring hooks or similar.
  • Sculpture works can only be submitted if they are suitable for display on a flat surface (plinth or floor) and sits within a perimeter of 1msq (taller works can be negotiated)
  • Two entries allowed per person.
  • Under 18 yr old entries need to include acknowledgement and email contact for a parent or guardian.
  • Entry is $20 per entry
  • All works must be for sale and Create Collaborate Collective Inc will collect 25% of all sales.
  • Artists exhibit at their own risk and will be responsible for the cost of freight each way and insurances while in transit and exhibition.
  • CCC will not accept responsibility for any loss or damage caused to any artwork whilst in their custody.
  • CCC reserve the right to reject any wet, dangerous or delicate works that cannot be safely exhibited or any work received in a condition unsuitable for presentation.
  • Artworks must be delivered to The Queanbeyan Hive, 12-6pm Wednesday 27 September or 10-2pm 8 October. 
  • All works need to be clearly labelled with the Artist name and work title.
  • Collect artworks between 2pm & 6pm Sunday 12 Nov 2023
  • Late entries will be accepted at the discretion of the organisers.
  • CCC shall not be held responsible or any error or misdescription made during the production of the list of works or online content.

    Contact Helen on 0403 994 446

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