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Fisher's Ghost Art Award Exhibition 2017

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.

Installation shot from Fisher's Ghost Art Award 2016

Exhibition: 28 October – 14 December
Opening Night and Award Announcement: Friday 3 November. This is a ticketed event, tickets will be available for purchase in 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.

Date and time

  • Saturday 28 October 2017 / 10.00AM to Thursday 14 December 2017 / 4.00PM

Suitable for

Toddlers 0-4Kids 5-11Youth 12-17Young Adults 18 -24FamiliesAdultsSeniorsBusiness

Cost

There is no cost to visit Campbelltown Arts Centre. For information about submitting a work into the Art Award, please refer to the entry form.

Booking information

Bookings are not required to visit the exhibition

Event category: Community Recognition & AwardsCompetitions & PromotionsCultureExhibitionsMajor Events
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