Online exhibition for the Tyers Art Festival 2021

1-30 November 2021

Information on Submissions and Awards

The Tyers Art Festival is excited to offer an online exhibition this year, with the opportunity to reach artists from all over Victoria. 

We have a wonderful range of Artist Awards available for the winning, with all details listed below. After a wonderful response last year, we're looking forward to the submissions from our artists, for what we are sure will be an amazing exhibition.
Please see below for information about how to submit your artwork, including submission specifications and links to our Terms and Conditions and Privacy Policy, and finally the Online Submission Form and how to vote once the exhibition is live. 

We are accepting a maximum of 550 entries this year showcase on our first online exhibition and each artist is able to submit up to 5 pieces of art.
click here to vote for the most popular choice 

Artist Awards

The Tyers Art Festival is delighted to offer a range of artist awards: two major awards, five encouragement awards, and  a Popular Choice Award right here on the online exhibition. 
The general public will be able to cast their vote for their favourite piece from all of the artist's submissions once the exhibition is live. We can't wait to see who you vote for!

2021 TYERS ART FESTIVAL AWARDS

Tyers Award - Best Exhibit (other than Designer Craft)
$2,000
Best Exhibit - Designer Craft
$500
Best Exhibit - Photography
$500
Highly Commended Award (x3)
$200 each
Under 18 Student Award
$350

+ $150 voucher
Popular Choice Award
$400

2020 Online Exhibition Award Winners

Tyers Award - Best Online Exhibit (Other than Designer Craft) $2,000

Sustenance After the Fire by Rhonda Grey (Oils)
Click here to view the winning artwork.

Best Online Exhibit (Designer Craft) $500

Layers by Taylor McGregor (Designer Craft)
Click here to view the winning artwork.

Encouragement Award (x5) $200 each

Sailing in Stormy Seas by Halina Taig (Acrylic)
Click here to view the winning artwork.
Snow Gum Tango by Marilyn Close (Acrylic)
Click here to view the winning artwork.
Paper Bark by Donna Mitchell (Mixed Medium)
Click here to view the winning artwork.
Evening Flight by Karen Rosato (Drawing)
Click here to view the winning artwork.
Majesty by Sandra Edwards (Drawing)
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Popular Choice Award $500

Into the Infinite by Alisha Gartland (Oil)
Click here to view the winning artwork.

How to submit

Each artist can enter up to five artworks. There is no entry cost. The number of artworks entries accepted in the online exhibition will be 550, so please make sure you get your entries in sooner rather than later!

The deadline to submit your work is Monday 25th October, 2021.
Please submit your information in the form below and then email an image for each artwork (no larger than 5MB) to admin@tyersartfestival.com.au using your surname and artwork title in the subject line.

We can't wait to see all the amazing entries come in from artists across Victoria.
PLEASE CLICK HERE TO READ THE SUBMISSION TERMS AND CONDITIONS CAREFULLY BEFORE SUBMITTING YOUR ORIGINAL ARTWORK.

GENERAL PHOTOGRAPH SPECIFICATIONS

  • Format JPEG - preferably large basic setting
  • Maximum file size 5MB
  • Minimum size of longer side 1000 pixels
  • Colour profile sRGB
  • Images should be cropped to best showcase the artwork only, without stand/easel/furniture in the photograph.
  • Artist’s surname and title of artwork shown in image must be included in file name (i.e. Smith Sunny Day.jpg).

Online submission form

Australian Paper Tyers Art Festival – Online Exhibition

ONLINE entry form
Ensure you have read the terms and conditions before completing entry form.
opening soon
  • Account NameBSBAccount Number
  • To add more than one artwork, please click the + symbol to the right to add up to 5 rows. Correct spelling of artwork is artist's responsibility. Size must include the frame. Maximum 5 entries per artist.
    Please include medium from following options: Oil | Acrylic | Pastel | Watercolour |Mixed Medium | Photography | Drawing | Ink (including Pen | Scratch Art | Designer Craft
    Artwork TitleArtwork Price / $Size (HxW in cm)Medium 

Entries for the 2020 Australian Paper Tyers Art Festival - Online Exhibition have now closed.

How to vote

We're excited to offer the opportunity for a Popular Choice Award right here on the online exhibition, where the general public can cast their vote (just once!) for their favourite piece from all of the artist's submissions.
We hope you enjoy the 2021 exhibition!
You will be able to submit your popular choice vote between the 1 and 30 November using the form below, by selecting your favourite artwork using the drop down menu. You are only allowed to vote once and in the case of duplicate submission, only the first vote will be counted.
The Tyers Art Festival online exhibition is now live, please click here to view all of the amazing artwork submitted this year.

Voting form

Australian Paper Tyers Art Festival – Online Exhibition

Popular Choice Voting form
Once the exhibition goes live on 1 November 2021, the Popular Choice voting form will open below for the public to cast their vote.
Ensure you have read the website's privacy policy before voting. 

Only one vote is allowed per person.

Voting for the 2020 Australian Paper Tyers Art Festival - Online Exhibition 'Most Popular Choice' have now closed.