Prizes & Awards

FIRST PRIZE – Best entry any medium $5,000

SECOND PRIZE – Best entry any medium other than 1st prize $2,000

*BASS COAST ART AWARD – Best Artist….. $1,000

(*An exclusive invitation to the Best Artist in this exhibition to exhibit in the Bass Coast Your Art Collection (YAC) Exhibition in Sept 2015. The $1,000 will be presented at the BCYACE plus $5,000 for the 1st prize winner.)

BEST LOCAL ENTRY – Any medium depicting a local scene (Award for an artist who is a resident or ratepayer within the Bass Coast Shire) $700

PEOPLE’S POPULAR CHOICE $500

BEST OIL PAINTING – (of value up to $1,000) $400

BEST WATERCOLOUR PAINTING – (of value up to $1,000) $400

BEST PASTEL PAINTING – (of value up to $1,000) $400

BEST NON TRADITIONAL PAINTING $400

BEST OTHER MEDIUM PAINTING $250

BEST PAINTING OF ‘A FISHING VILLAGE’ THEME $250

ENCOURAGEMENT AWARD One year subscription to Australian Artist Magazine

THE VOLUNTEER’S AWARD $150

HIGHLY COMMENDED AWARD ……………..10 at $50 ea $500

FIRST PRIZE – BEST PHOTOGRAPHIC PRINT $1,000

BEST OPEN COLOUR $300

BEST OPEN MONOCHROME $300

BEST LOCAL SEASCAPE (Anywhere within the Bass Coast Shire) $200

BEST LANDSCAPE/NATURE/ENVIRONMENT $200

BEST PORTRAIT/PEOPLESCAPE $200

BEST CREATIVE/EXPERIMENTAL $200

ENCOURAGEMENT AWARD Winning Photographic Print on Canvas value $150

HIGHLY COMMENDED AWARDS …………….6 at $50 vouchers $300

TBC