The 12th Koorie Art Show 2024

The 12th Koorie Art Show 2024

Event status:
Entries open
Entries close 29 September 2024, midnight



Level 2, Birrarung Building, Fed Square

The 12th Koorie Art Show 2024

KHT is excited to announce we are now accepting entries to the 12th Koorie Art Show, our annual open entry exhibition showcasing the diverse talent of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander artists living in Victoria.

Submit your entry online here or download the entry form here.

The entry form must be submitted by Sunday 29 September 2024, midnight. The completed artwork is not required to be delivered to KHT until between Monday 4 November and Friday 15 November 2024. Artworks will be on display from Saturday 7 December 2024 until Sunday 23 February 2025.

Artists are encouraged to submit one artwork created in the last 18 months, and can submit either a 2D, 3D, or digital artwork. Previous entries have included painting, photography, weaving, textiles, prints, sculpture, video and installation.

All submitted entries are included in the exhibition and are eligible for one of several cash awards, including:

  • Creative Victoria Award for Excellence in any Media – $10,000
  • Viva Energy 3D Award – $5,000
  • RMIT University 2D Award – $5,000
  • Josh Muir Digital Art Award – $3,000
  • People’s Choice Award – $1,000
  • and two Encouragement Awards – $500 each

Further awards will be announced shortly.

We kindly ask that artists read and accept the Terms and Conditions and the Judging Policy of the Koorie Art Show before submitting their entry. All artworks will be available for sale to the public and KHT will add a 30% commission to the artist price of each work.

KHT is also pleased to announce that we are also accepting entries to the 7th Koorie Art Show Young Mob showcasing artwork from young artists aged between 5 and 16, which will be displayed alongside the adult Koorie Art Show. Further information about the 7th Koorie Art Show Young Mob can be found HERE.

If you have any questions, you can get in touch with us by emailing [email protected] or calling 03 8662 6300.

The Koorie Art Show is proudly supported by Creative Victoria, City of Melbourne, Indigenous Visual Arts Industry Support Program, the Australian Government through Creative Australia, its principal arts investment and advisory body, and ANZ Bank.

Photo: Installation view of 11th Koorie Art Show, Koorie Heritage Trust, 2013. Photograph: Christian Capurro.