Bald Archy – Corowa

Corowa Art Space, 100 Edward Street, Corowa, New South Wales, 2646MAP

  • Exhibition and Shows
 
  • 23 Oct 2018  10:00 16:00
  • 24 Oct 2018  10:00 16:00
  • 25 Oct 2018  10:00 16:00
  • 26 Oct 2018  10:00 16:00
  • 27 Oct 2018  10:00 16:00
  • 28 Oct 2018  10:00 16:00
  • 29 Oct 2018  10:00 16:00
  • 30 Oct 2018  10:00 16:00
  • 31 Oct 2018  10:00 16:00
  • 1 Nov 2018  10:00 16:00
  • 2 Nov 2018  10:00 16:00
  • 3 Nov 2018  10:00 16:00

Federation Council is pleased to announce the Corowa Art Space will again host the famous Bald Archy Prize.

Created in 1994 as a spoof of that more serious competition, the Bald Archy Prize provides artists of all styles and standards with a genuine opportunity, ranging from the hilarious to the bizarrely vulgar, to create portrait paintings of humour, dark satire, light comedy or caricature.

Now known internationally as the only art competition in the world to be judged by a sulphur-crested cockatoo named Maude, the satirical side of this event has its basis in the irreverent, larrikin Australian comic comment, with great appeal to people from all walks of life, the reason why the exhibition of finalists keeps breaking attendance records wherever it is shown.

Celebrating its 25th year in 2018, the exhibition begins in Canberra before going on tour throughout Eastern Australia and includes the Corowa Art Space!

Find out more about the Bald Archy exhibition at the Corowa Art Space from Friday 12 October – Saturday 3 November 2018.

  • Carpark
  • Free Wifi
  • Family Friendly
  • Coach Parking
  • Public Toilet
  • Non Smoking