Published on : Monday, February 27, 2017
Organised by the Port Stephens Community Arts Centre (PSCAC) every two years in Nelson Bay, the event will this year showcase more than 400 paintings from artists in the region and further abroad, with more than $6000 in cash and prizes to be awarded to the best entries across several categories.
The exhibition at the PSCAC Gallery in Cultural Close, off Shoal Bay Rd in Nelson Bay, will open from 10am to 4pm every day from March 11 to 19, 2017, with free entry and all paintings available for purchase.
Entry to the opening night and awards presentation at 6.30pm on Friday, March 10, 2016, is $15 including refreshments. The Port Stephens Community Arts Centre is a non-profit organisation run by volunteers for the benefit of the local community and visitors.Major Sponsors of the 2017 Port Stephens Arts Prize are Love Oil Collection, Nelson Bay Bowling Club, Port Stephens Council, PSCAC, Dalton Gallery and Port Stephens Toyota.