CALL FOR ENTRIES: The Australian National Brooch Show 2017

An initiative of the Contemporary Art Society of Victoria Inc. (CAS)

Now in its 10th year, The Australian National Brooch Show - an exhibition of small wearable artworks.

This popular exhibition showcases small wearable artworks made by both established and emerging contemporary artists and offers all participating artists the opportunity gain exposure for their art at low entry cost. Artists can enter either 2D & 3D works.

By having a theme of small wearable artworks, artist's have an opportunity to submit works via Australia Post. Each time this exhibition has grown, representing Artists from across Australia. Last year we sold over 25% of the works on display.

The Australian National Brooch Show is run by the Contemporary Art Society of Victoria Inc. The Society is a non-profit organization, run on a voluntary basis by artists for the benefit of artists and those interested in the arts. It is based in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, and was founded in 1938.

This year The Australian National Brooch Show will be on show in Fitzroy, in Melbourne, Victoria (Australia)

Exhibition on show:

Fitzroy: showing 3 August - 27 September 2017

Entry is $5 (AU) per work.

Entry deadline: Return completed entry forms, correct payment and your works, by 24 July 2017.

All entries to be submitted by Australia Post. Entry fees can be paid by PayPal / cheque / money order / credit card / EFT.

Each artist can enter up to 4 Brooches (small wearable artworks) - see ENTRY CONDITIONS.

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All the detailed information about the Australian National Brooch Show 2017 is on our website