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Fremantle Arts Centre Print Award

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2018 FAC Print Award winner Deanna Hitti next to her work TOWLA.

2018 FAC Print Award winner Deanna Hitti next to her work TOWLA.

The Fremantle Arts Centre Print Award is Australia’s premier showcase of prints and artists’ books. The award and exhibition, which have been running for more than 40 years, boast a national judging panel and $22,000 in prize money. The FAC Print Award presents the best works from established, emerging and cross-disciplinary artists.

PRIZES

First Prize $16,000 | Work acquired for the City of Fremantle Art Collection, WA’s largest municipal collection

Second Prize $6,000

ENTERING THE AWARD

Applications for the 2019 FAC Print Award are now open.

The Award is open to all artists living and working within Australia. Individuals are invited to enter one print or artist’s book only, using any printing process. The entry is to be the work of the entrant and must have been made during the two years preceding June 2019. Prints in multiple parts are acceptable but must be considered as a single work.

Submit your entry

Applications close 5pm, Fri 24 May.

If you have any questions relating to entering, please contact FAC Print Award Coordinator Emma Buswell.

Exhibition

Each year the FAC Print Award winner is announced and the exhibition of all the finalists’ work opens in September. In 2019, the exhibition opens 6:30pm Thu 19 Sep and runs Fri 20 Sep – Sun 10 Nov.

Supported by Little Creatures Brewing, Lotterywest and the State Government through the Department of Local Government, Sport and Creative Industries