Creative Arts Competition

Worldview Centre warmly invites you to participate in its annual creative arts competition.

Theme: Praxis
Categories: Painting & Photography
Competition: Open to anyone regardless of age, gender or nationality

Entries close Friday 27 July 2018. Complete the entry form and return to:

Worldview Creative Arts Competition
Post:    PO Box 21, St Leonards
Tasmania 7250

Entry Form

Worldview Centre for Intercultural Studies is pleased to be hosting its fourth creative arts competition.  ‘Praxis’ is rich in meaning and is one of Worldview Centre’s values.  Dig into this concept and let your creative juices flow.

Competition rules:

  • The competition is open to anyone regardless of age, gender or nationality.
  • If the entrant is under 18 years old the signature of a parent is required.  Please complete and sign this form.
  • There is no entry fee however entrants are responsible for all costs associated with delivering their work(s) to and retrieving them from Worldview.

All entries must be inspired by the theme Praxis.

  • Entrants may submit works in the following categories:

Painting – painting in any medium (e.g. acrylic, watercolour, pencil, charcoal, collage, mixed media etc). Maximum dimension 1m in either direction appropriately framed. A stretched canvas is considered framed. Works should be ready to hang with hooks or wires.

Photography – analogue or digital photograph printed on photographic paper or canvas and framed ready to hang. Maximum dimension 1m in either direction.

  • Entries which do not reflect the values of Worldview Centre will not be accepted.
  • Entries will be judged on the following criteria:
    • Consistency with theme and ease of interpretation
    • Inspirational
    • Originality/creativity
    • Quality of execution in the chosen medium
  • Entries must be the entrant’s own original work.
  • Entries will be limited to two per artist.
  • Entries will be exhibited at Worldview from Friday 3 to Saturday 4 August 2018
  • The winner will be announced on Saturday 4 August in the Worldview auditorium. The judges’ decision is final.
  • A prize of $250 will be awarded to the winner in each category nominated by the judges.
  • Exhibition attendees may vote in each category for a People’s Choice winner.
  • A prize of $100 will be awarded to the winner of the People’s’ Choice.
  • Entrants agree that their art work may be published on the Worldview website with due acknowledgement of the author of the work.
  • Entrants retain all ownership rights to all submitted entries. Worldview will not have any ownership rights to any works submitted.
  • While every care will be taken to ensure the safety of entries, the art competition organisers accept no responsibility for the loss or damage of any art works.
  • All entry forms must be submitted by Friday 27 July 2018. All applications will receive a confirmation email.
  • All entries must be delivered to the Worldview reception desk at 41 Station Road, St Leonards, Tasmania by Wednesday 1 August 2018.
  • All paintings and printed photographs must be collected from Worldview on Monday 8 August between 9am and 5pm.  Alternate dates and times may be negotiated with the organisers.

For enquiries, please email Denise at

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