Cowra Regional Art Gallery - ADMISSION FREE
Tuesday - Saturday, 10am - 4pm
Sunday, 2pm - 4pm
The Calleen Art Award is a major Gallery event and a favourite annual exhibition with Cowra and district audiences and visitors to the region. This celebrated acquisitive art prize is open to original contemporary paintings in any style or subject and its ongoing development as a nationally significant and prestigious art award is due to the support of the Calleen Trust providing prize money of $20,000 for 2021.
Founded in 1977 by Mrs Patricia Fagan OAM with the aim to foster originality, creativity and excellence in the visual arts the winning work joins The Calleen Collection at Cowra Regional Art Gallery.
Recent winners include Zoe Young (2020 – NSW), Wendy Sharpe (2019 – NSW), Brian Robinson (2018 – Torres Strait), and Zai Kuang (2017 – VIC).
Image: Zoe Young, On the Farm 2020, acrylic on Belgian linen, 120 x 160cm. Winner Calleen Art Award 2020