Finalists Announced

/ Finalist exhibition — 13 to 27 November @ Federation Square

/ Voting open for the $4,000 Civic Choice Award 2017

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FINALISTS ANNOUNCED

Finalists in the Melbourne Prize for Urban Sculpture 2017 and the new Public Artwork Design Concept Award 2017 — Crafting a City of Literature have been announced — see below. The winners will be announced on 15 November on this website.

Melbourne Prize for Urban
Sculpture 2017 finalists:

Sarah crowEST
Laresa Kosloff
Bridie Lunney
Sibling Architecture
Daniel von Sturmer
Susan Jacobs


Public Artwork Design Concept
Award 2017 — Crafting a City
of Literature finalists:


Emma Anna
Catherine Clover
Sue Buchanan & Eli Giannini
Matthew Harding
Louise Lavarack


The winner of the Rural & Regional Development Award 2017 will be announced on 15 November on this website. No finalists.

The winner of the Professional Development Award 2017 will be announced on this website on 15 November.

A free public exhibition of the artwork of the six finalists, in the running for the Melbourne Prize for Urban Sculpture 2017, will be held at Federation Square between 13 and 27 November. The design concepts of the five finalists, in the running for new Public Artwork Design Concept Award 2017, will also be displayed in the Atrium at Federation Square in November.

Vote online now, until the end of the November exhibition, for a finalist to win the Civic Choice Award 2017. Voting will also be possible in the free catalogue, which will be made available at the November exhibition.

 

Public voting open

Online voting for the $4,000 Civic Choice Award 2017 is now open. The finalist in the Melbourne Prize for Urban Sculpture 2017 and the Public Artwork Design Concept Award 2017 with the highest number of votes will win the award. The winner will be announced on 1 December on this website.

By voting, you will have a chance to win an overnight stay at the Sofitel Melbourne on Collins — Melbourne’s hotel for the arts.

VOTE NOW

Voting will be possible in the catalogue at the Finalist exhibtion at Federation Square from 13 to 27 November.

Read the media release announcing the finalists in the Melbourne Prize for Urban Sculpture 2017, Rural & Regional Development Award 2017 and the Public Artwork Design Concept Award 2017.

Click here for the Prize and Awards
Click here for the Judges
Click here for Key Dates

The Melbourne Prize for Urban Sculpture 2017 and Awards are made possible thanks to the generous support of our 2017 Partners and Patrons.

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