Artwork banner for the 2022 Tyers Art Festival.

11-13 Nov 2022 | Online Exhibition 14-30 Nov 2022

Information on Submissions and Awards

In 2022 the Tyers Art Festival is excited to offer both the Tyers Art Festival Exhibition on display at the Tyers Community Hall from Friday 11th November to Sunday 13th November 2022 and then an online exhibition of works from this year’s exhibition from 14th November to 30th November 2022.

We have a wonderful range of Artist Awards available for the winning, with all details listed below, with the opportunity to vote for your popular choice award at the Festival Exhibition.
We look forward to the submissions from our artists as we move back to an onsite event, for what we are sure will be an amazing exhibition.

Please see below for information about how to submit your artwork, including our Terms and Conditions and Privacy Policy and how to pay for entries and Opening Night tickets if attending on Friday 11th November 2022. 

Entries for this year's Tyers Art Festival Exhibition are limited to 550. 
click here to vote for the most popular choice 

Artist Awards

The Tyers Art Festival is delighted to offer a range of artist awards this year: twelve major awards covering a range of mediums, five encouragement awards, six Young Artists Awards and a Popular Choice Award.
Visitors to the Tyers Art Festival will be will be able to cast their vote for their favourite piece from all of the artist's submissions at the exhibition over the weekend 11 – 13 November 2022. We can't wait to see who you vote for!

2022 TYERS ART FESTIVAL AWARDS

Tyers Award - Best Exhibit (other than Designer Craft)
$1,000
Best Exhibit - Oil, Acrylic, Watercolour, Pastel, & Mixed Medium
5x $400
Best Exhibit - Designer Craft, (Textiles, Metalwork & Other)
3x $250
Best Exhibit - Photography (Portrait & Landscape)
2x $250
Best Exhibit - Drawing
$200
Hanger's Choice Award
$200
Highly Commended Award - Oil, Acrylic, Watercolour, Pastel, & Mixed Medium
5x $50
Popular Choice Award
$150
Young Artist Awards 
Refer to T&Cs - No. 33)
Tyers Primary School Students Award
4x $50 Officeworks voucher
U18 Award
$100
Traralgon & District Art Society Award
$50 + $50 Morwell Art & Framing voucher
Drawing Award
$100
Young Photographer's Award
$100
Achievement Award
$150 Morwell Art & Framing voucher
Melrossa Art Studio Scholarship
1 term's free art lessons

Tyers Art Festival 2021 Awards

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

Serenity on Mt St Gwinear by Heather Snowdon (Acrylic)
Click here to view the winning artwork.

Best Exhibit (Designer Craft) - $500

Forever Springtime Side Table by Sue Coppock
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Best Exhibit (Photography) - $500

Water Lily and Butterfly by Tony Barbour
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Highly Commended Award (x3) - $200 each

Seen Fire Seen Rain by Marilyn Close (Acrylic)
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Tarra Bulga Beauty by Karen Rosato (Drawing)
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Cascade by Lee Krutop (Acrylic)
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Under 18 Student Award - $350 + $150 voucher 

Tranquil by Monique May
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Popular Choice Award - $400

Crazy Town (adaptation of Pablo Picasso's faces) by Isaac Robinson
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How to submit

Each artist can enter up to five artworks. Entry cost is $7/entry. The number of artworks entries accepted per artist is 5. Total number of entries for this year’s Tyers Art Festival Exhibition is 550, so please make sure you get your entries in sooner rather than later!

The deadline to submit your entries is 4pm Monday 31 October 2022 (AEST).
Please submit your information in the form below after reading the terms and conditions.

Artists may submit an image for each artwork for the additional online exhibition (no larger than 5MB) to admin@tyersartfestival.com.au using your surname and artwork title in the subject line (refer Terms & Conditions Online Exhibition – Artwork Images).
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

Opal Australian Paper Tyers Art Festival Exhibition

ONLINE entry form
Ensure you have read the terms and conditions before completing entry form.
Submissions Will open soon.

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

How to vote for Popular Choice Award

Visitors to this year’s Tyers Art Festival Exhibition (11- 13 November 2022) can cast their vote (just once!) for their favourite piece from all of the artist's submissions for the Popular Choice Award by obtaining a voting form upon entry to the exhibition.

We hope you enjoy the 2022 exhibition!
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
The exhibition runs from 1-30 November 2021. The Popular Choice voting form is now open 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 2021 Australian Paper Tyers Art Festival - Online Exhibition 'Most Popular Choice' have now closed.