Opening of Clunes Ceramic Award Exhibition

22 Fraser Street,  Clunes, VIC  3370

Finalists have now been announced for the 2017 Clunes Ceramic Award

First Prize $10,000
Guest Judge: Amanda Dunsmore
Senior Curator
International Decorative Arts & Antiquities 
National Gallery of Victoria
44 works will be exhibited for the 2017 award
Exhibition open from Saturday 30 September to Sunday 15 October 2017
Open:  Thursday to Sunday 10.30am - 4.30pm (except Saturday 30th September)

Venue: Union Bank Arts centre, 22 Fraser Street,  Clunes, VIC  3370
Enquiries: 03 5345 3947
As an addition to the main exhibition this year, businesses in the main street of Clunes will host individual pieces from local ceramicists.

 Visit the Clunes Ceramic Award Website

The Clunes Ceramic Award is an initiative of Creative Clunes Inc. and is in partnership with the Art Gallery of Ballarat and the Castlemaine Art Gallery and Historical Museum.
The winning artist's work will attract the total prize money of $10,000

This is an acquisitive prize.  In 2017, the work will be acquired by the Art Gallery of Ballarat.

A People's Choice Award to the value of $2,500 will be awarded and announced close to the conclusion of the exhibition.

Recognition Awards will be presented at the discretion of the judging panel and announced at the exhibition opening.

The Clunes Ceramic Award is a biennial event and was first held in 2009. The success of the first, and following, Award has ensured that The Clunes Ceramic Award will continue to develop as a respected and highly prized Regional Arts Event in the Australian state of Victoria.