Mornington Art Show 2019
Now Open for Artist's Submissions
Submission for artists to enter the 47th Mornington Art Show are now open as from November 1.
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.
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
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.
Your business can benefit greatly by being involved as a sponsor of the Mornington Art Show. Sponsorship provides advertising exposure on the website as well as signage and recognition at the show, business logo inclusion in the catalogue and complimentary tickets to the Gala Opening night on Thursday January 17. There are varying levels of sponsorship available to you with associated benefits. Please contact John R on 0438741771 to discuss your sponsorship opportunity.
The Mornington Art Show is the second largest Art Show in Victoria and attracts thousands of art lovers from the Peninsula and visitors during the peak tourism period.
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.
Peninsula Community Theatre
Cnr. Wilsons Road & Nepean Highway, Mornington
Mobile: 0418 175 307
'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.
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