The Fisher's Ghost Art Award is now in its 55th year and has over $30,000 in prize money. The Award coincides with the annual Festival of Fisher's Ghost.
Exhibition: 28 October – 14 December
Opening Night and Award Announcement: Friday 3 November. This is a ticketed event, tickets will be available for purchase from September.
The Fisher's Ghost Art Award coincides with Campbelltown Annual Festival of Fisher's Ghost. Held over 10 days, the Festival dates back to 1956 and celebrates Australia’s most famous ghost – Frederick Fisher.
The Open section of the Award is acquisitive to the C-A-C permanent collection and is worth $20,000. In the past it has been awarded to some of Australia’s most respected Contemporary artists including Elisabeth Cummings, Khaled Sabsabi, Justene Williams, David Bromley, Marion Borgelt, Raquel Ormella and Philip Wolfhagen.
The Art Award includes works from a range of artistic disciplines including open, contemporary, traditional, drawing, painting and printmaking, photography and sculpture.
There is no cost to visit Campbelltown Arts Centre.