2024 Lane Cove Art Award Exhibition Details

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Lane Cove Art Award 2024 Terms & Conditions
Lane Cove Art Society invites Artists to exhibit in the 59th Annual Art Award sponsored by Lane Cove Council at Gallery Lane Cove, 164 Longueville Rd, Lane Cove

Wednesday 18 September to Sunday 6 October 2024
OPENING NIGHT including catalogue and light refreshments

EXHIBITION OPENING AND PRESENTATION OF AWARDS
Friday 20 September – Doors open at 6:00pm.

SECTION PRIZE SPONSOR
Lane Cove Art Prize Winner (acquisitive) $15000 Lane Cove Council
Hyecorp Property Prize $2000 Hyecorp Property Group
Centrehouse Inc. Prize for Commended Work $1000 Centrehouse Inc.
SCHEDULE DEADLINE
ENTRIES OPEN
VIA Lane Cove Art Society WEBSITE
Pay by Bank Transfer – see Entry Form for details
Monday 24 June 2024
ENTRIES CLOSE
VIA Lane Cove Art Society WEBSITE
Pay by Bank Transfer – see Entry Form for details
By 11:59pm on Sunday 4 August 2024
JUDGES SELECTION Monday 5 – Friday 16 August 2024
FINALISTS NOTIFICATION
VIA Lane Cove Art Society website
Monday 5 – Friday 16 August 2024
DELIVER WORKS to Gallery Lane Cove, Upper Level, 164 Longueville Rd, Lane Cove. Saturday 14 and Sunday 15 September, 10am – 4pm
INSTALLATION Monday 16 and Tuesday 17 September
IN-PERSON JUDGING Wednesday 18 September
OPENING NIGHT & AWARDS’ PRESENTATION
Catalogue & refreshments.
Bring your family and friends.
Friday 20 September, 6:00pm
EXHIBITION OPEN
Wednesday 18 September – Sunday 6 October
CLOSE & COLLECT WORKS
Receipt MUST be produced for collection.

No collections by artists before 2:00pm Sunday 6 October
Sunday 6 October 2-6pm & Tuesday 8 October 9:30am-4:30pm LATE PICKUP FEE IS $40 PER WORK PER DAY.

HOW TO ENTER

  • Entry forms must be completed online via the Lane Cove Art Society website.
  • A maximum of two artworks can be submitted by a single entrant. A separate entry form must be completed for each artwork. Each unit of a pair is regarded as a separate entry.
  • Please complete one entry form online for each artwork. You will receive email confirmation of your online entries. The entry will not be accepted until payment has been made.
  • Artists are required to upload a high-quality image of each artwork in JPEG or PNG format and not more than 10MB.
  • The closing date for entries is 11:59pm Sunday 4 August 2024. Late entries will not be accepted.
  • All details supplied by the artist are final.

ARTWORK ELIGIBILITY

  • Artwork must be original work, completed within the last year. Work previously submitted to the Lane Cove Art Award is not eligible.
  • Eligible two-dimensional artwork can be any of the following mediums: painting, drawing and mixed media. The maximum size for the work allowed, including the frame, is 155cm x 155cm (height x width). Please note that works larger than this will not be accepted.
  • We are unable to accept film, video, sound, performance and installation artwork and photo media.
  • No reproductions or copies.
  • No paintings on glass, photo-reproductions, computer-assisted works, Giclee prints, or
  • 3-dimensional works will be accepted. No wet paint.

ENTRANT ELIGIBILITY

  • Entrants must be ages 18 years and over.
  • All finalists are eligible for the Main Prize and the Second Prize.
  • A maximum of two artworks can be submitted by a single entrant. A separate entry form must be completed for each artwork. Each unit of a pair is regarded as a separate entry.
  • Handling fee is $40 per artwork (Lane Cove Art Society Members $30 per artwork). Entries will only be accepted via Lane Cove Art Society Website and the deadline is 11:59pm Sunday 4 August 2024. Late entries will not be accepted.

Payment is by bank transfer only.
Lane Cove Art Society
BSB: 062192
Account Number: 00901135
In the description enter ‘ExhFee’ and your ‘Name’. Not refundable under any circumstances.

SALE OF ARTWORK

  • All finalists’ artworks must be available for sale.
  • It is the personal responsibility of the winning artists, other than hobbyists, to send the appropriate contribution to the Australian Tax Office.
  • If the artwork is sold, Lane Cove Art Society will deduct 30% commission from the artist’s sale price, which will be the amount for payment via invoice. You will be contacted by Lane Cove Art Society, payment will be processed after the exhibition has closed.
  • The Main Prize-winning work will be acquired by Lane Cove Council for the prize money only.

ANNOUNCEMENT OF FINALISTS AND WINNERS

  • All entries will be viewed online by the Judges. The Judges’ decisions are final; no refunds are available for works not selected.
  • Finalists will be announced on the Lane Cove Art Society website and all entrants will be emailed the announcement on Friday 23 August.
  • The winner of the Lane Cove Art Award and the Second Prize will be announced on 20th September on the Opening Night. The Judge will also select works of merit.

MARKETING & PUBLICITY

  • Lane Cove Council and Lane Cove Art Society will use images of your artwork to promote the exhibition and future exhibitions in signage, websites, social media, catalogues and promotional material.

INFORMATION FOR FINALISTS

  • If your artwork is selected for the exhibition, you are responsible for organising the delivery and collection of your artwork at your own cost.

  • Delivery of artworks will be to the Gallery Lane Cove Saturday 14 and Sunday 15 September, 10am – 4pm
  • Works not collected by 4:30pm on Tuesday 8th October will be charged a Late Pickup Fee of $40 per work per day. Uncollected works will be disposed of at the discretion of the committee after 30 days.
  • The LCAS is unable to accept or return paintings by postal delivery.
  • Exhibitors are responsible for their own insurance of works. All reasonable care will be taken but no responsibility is accepted for loss or damage while in custody or transit, or for works not collected by 4:30pm on Tuesday 8th October.
  • Artwork chosen for the exhibition should be professionally presented and ready to hang. Works cannot be wet, damaged, or exceed the dimensions noted previously.

INFORMATION FOR FINALISTS CONTINUED

  • Artwork must be ready for hanging using D-rings or synthetic cord if appropriate. All screws must be covered. Painting or canvases with screw eyes or bare wire will not be accepted. Any artwork deemed unsuitable may be rejected at the discretion of the committee.

Enquiries: Lane Cove Art Society lcartsociety@gmail.com