INDEPENDENT NEWS

Parkin Drawing Prize - 2017

Published: Wed 8 Feb 2017 03:58 PM
Parkin Drawing Prize - 2017
Calling all artists…
The NZ Academy of Fine Arts and the Parkin Foundation are pleased to announce that entries are now open for the 2017 Parkin Drawing Prize. Founded by arts patron, businessman and philanthropist Chris Parkin, the national drawing prize is now into its fifth year and has grown into a well-recognised competition not to be missed in the New Zealand arts scene. There’s a major prize of $20,000 as well as 10 highly commended prizes each worth $500.
The President of the Academy, Greg Chaston, says “Take a bow Chris Parkin for again giving New Zealand the ground breaking “Parkin Drawing Prize 2017”.
The following is a press release from the Parkin Foundation. To read the press release, please click here.
Entries can now be submitted online.
To enter please click here.
ends

Next in Lifestyle

'The French Dispatch' - Wes Anderson's 'New Yorker' Tribute
By: Howard Davis
Jill Trevelyan's 'Rita Angus, An Artist's Life'
By: Howard Davis
View as: DESKTOP | MOBILE © Scoop Media