18 - 26 January 2019

Mornington Art Show 2019

Now Open for Artist's Submissions 

Submission for artists to enter the 47th Mornington Art Show are now open and will close on Sunday Dec 16.

Last year was a most successful show with record submissions and over 850 paintings displayed. Sales were again very high with over 12% of paintings sold. 

Last year's show saw a number of new artists exhibiting as well as artists who have supported the show for many years.

Please put the following key dates in your diary and start working to be part of the Mornington Art Show for 2019.

Key Dates

Submissions open Thursday November 1  2018

Submissions close Sunday December 16  2018

Notification to successful artists Thursday January 3 2019

Gala Opening Thursday January 17 2019

Art Show open to public Friday January 18 - Saturday January 26 2019

Delivery of Artworks Monday January 14 2019

Pick up of Artwork Sunday January 27 2019

Artist will need to refer to the Terms and Conditions on the website for all details regarding entry and fees.


The Mornington Art Show organisers are excited to announce that a limited number of photographic works will be accepted for the 2019 Mornington Art Show. 

These works will be displayed in a dedicated area of the general Art Show. 

Photographs and digital works will be accepted for submission when entered as a limited numbered edition, signed and numbered by the artist.  Photographic work needs to be entered through Gallery 247 and must adhere to the terms and conditions as displayed on the Mornington Art Show website.

There will be a prize awarded to the best judged work under this category.

Gala Night Opening- New Sponsor 

Tickets for the Gala Opening Night go on sale Saturday December 1.

Tickets can be purchased online on the website or at Farrell's Book Shop Main Street Mornington. 

Cost of Opening Night Tickets is $25

The Mornington Art Show are thrilled to announce Australian Unity as our Opening Night naming sponsor for 2019.

Australian Unity, through their Peninsula Grange Retirement Community and Aged Care Facility and Morven Manor Retirement Community, have a strong connection with Mornington. 


Peninsula Community Theatre

Cnr. Wilsons Road & Nepean Highway, Mornington



Noble Couriers

Mobile: 0418 175 307

Email: do.noble@bigpond.com


'Pack & Send' via Gallery 247 

Gallery 247 are pleased to announce a service for artists and art shows that will make it even easier for you to enter art shows that might otherwise have been too inconvenient or too far away.

Thanks to an alliance with Pack & Send, we are able to provide convenient drop-off, delivery and return services for any work that's been accepted into a participating art show.


Australian Unity Gala Opening Night

Date: Thursday Jan 17, 2019, 7:00 pm

 Tickets available online or at Farrells Book Shop Mornington from December 1   

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Art Show Supports

Over the 47 years of the Mornington Art Show it has raised in excess of $1 000 000.

This money is spent supporting local community, national and international projects. Over $600 000 has been allocated to local community projects.

Example: Purchased craft for the 'Sailing for the Disable Program' run by Mornington Yacht Club


Feature Artists

Feature Artists for 2019 will be local pastel artist Cathy Van Ee and interstate oil artist David Brayshaw


Judge for 2019

Mornington Art Show are delighted to have Lyn Mellady as our judge for the 2019 Art Show.