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Brunswick Street Gallery 40x40 2016, Open Call Art Prize


DEADLINE for APPLICATION: Midnight, 23 November 2016

Open call Art Prize:

All entered work hung for duration of exhibition.

All levels of experience accepted. All themes, all styles, all techniques, all mediums!

All work must measure no larger than 40x40(x40)cm, (including frames)

Prizes: BSG extends huge appreciation towards our CLICK 2016 sponsors. Make sure to check out what they are up to!

Prizes include:

$2000 sponsored by BSG

solo exhibitions at BSG sponsored by Bendigo Clifton Hill / North Fitzroy Community Bank

Vouchers from our sponsors

solo exhibition prizes in alternative venues

more prizes from our sponsors TBA...


Exhibition runs 11 December 2016 - 21 January 2017

Opening drinks and prize announcements, Friday, 16 December 2016, 6pm - 9pm


Enter up to 10 entries, all will be hung for duration of exhibition.

Interstate and International Artists welcome to enter





Brunswick Street Gallery 322 Brunswick St, Fitzroy 3065


Exhibition dates

Runs 11 December 2016 - 21 january 2017

Opening Drinks and Prize announcements, 16 December 2016 from 6pm - 9pm


Deadline for entries 

APPLICATION DEADLINE: Midnight, 23 November 2016


Prizes include a $2000 cash prize, solo exhibition spaces at BSG in 2017 and a selection of prizes from our sponsors



All approaches to theme, medium, concept, style etc are accepted

Work (framed or unframed) must be no larger than 40x40 (x40)cm. (includes frame)

Artists take all responsibility to ensure they are not infringing any other persons' copyright in their work.

Works MUST have hanging wire on the back if they are framed.

PLEASE DO NOT use sticky tape to secure wires as it falls off. Unframed works will be pinned to the wall. Please provide pinning tabs if you do not wish us to pin through the paper. If your work does not have a sufficient hanging mechanism on the back that will hold the work up for the duration of the exhibition the work will not be hung and you will not be refunded your entry fee.

If you are using foamcore to mount prints, please contact gallery staff to discuss.


Entry Fees - 

$50 for first 1-3 entries, $20 per entry after, up to 10 works accepted per artist

All works will be accepted and hung in the show. 

If making payment by netbanking or paypal please put your full name on the transaction.



Physical work due by 6pm, 8 December 2016.

If the work isn't delivered on time, it will not be hung in the exhibition and fees will not be refunded (unless discussed with gallery management prior to this)



Melbourne Artists: Unsold works must be collected from BSG between 10am - 6pm, Saturday 21 January 2017, and also 10am - 6pm, Sunday 22 January 2017

If this isn't possible, other arrangements need to be made with BSG staff.

Work not collected by this date will be charged a $25 late fee.

Works not collected by 28 February 2017 will be disposed of as BSG does not have ample storage space.

Interstate & Country artists: if possible we will post back any works unsold Cash on Delivery. Please email your address for return and confirmation. Please keep in mind this process takes at least one month.


Commission on sold works

BSG will charge 30% commission on works sold.



While BSG takes every care with your work BSG takes no responsibility for theft, loss of the works or any damage whatsoever. If you are concerned about this you are advised to take out your own insurance prior to commencement of the exhibition.