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WASTE 2 ART

Waste To Art is a community art exhibition and competition showcasing reused & recyclable waste materials. This exciting and innovative challenge invites schools, community groups and individuals to transform rubbish into art and design.

Dubbo Regional Council is a proud NetWaste member and supports community's commitment to re-use and recycle through creative expression. While the artworks do not have to be made using the theme Aluminium and Steel Cans, the theme provides a focus for waste challenges and education programs.

 

We encourage you to start your creative process now as entries close at 5pm on Friday 5 March! 

KEY DETAILS

 

 

Theme

Aluminium and Steel Cans

Entries Open

Monday 1 February 2021 (9am)

 

Entries Close

Friday 5 March 2021 (5pm)

 

Delivery of Works

Monday 8 March (10am - 4pm)

 

Exhibition Dates

Saturday 13 March - Sunday 16 May

Winners Announced

Saturday 20 March, 2PM

Artwork Pick Up

17 May 2021

 

Contact Phil Aitken, Education Officer, on 6801 4435 for further details.

Follow the link for Full Terms and Conditions.

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CATEGORIES

 

Schools are encouraged to create collaborative works for exhibition. The Western Plains Cultural Centre will provide additional prizes for this category. 

Primary School

2 Dimensional - Poster/Painting/Collage/Drawing

3 Dimensional – Sculpture/Installation

Functional – furniture, craftworks or wearable items made from recycled materials

Secondary School

2 Dimensional - Poster/Painting/Collage/Drawing

3 Dimensional – Sculpture/Installation

Functional – furniture, craftworks or wearable items made from recycled materials

 

Community (Groups or individuals may enter this category but no professional artists)

2 Dimensional – Poster/Painting/Collage/Drawing

3 Dimensional – Sculpture/Installation

Functional – furniture, craftworks or wearable items made from recycled materials

 

Open (Professional artists may enter this category*)

2 Dimensional – Poster/Painting/Collage/Drawing

3 Dimensional – Sculpture/Installation

Functional – furniture, craftworks or wearable items made from recycled materials

 

Building or Element of Building/Large Sculpture (Photographs only in this category for works that exceed the minimum weight & size limits).

2 Dimensional

3 Dimensional

Functional – furniture, craftworks or wearable items made from recycled materials

 

Alan Stanger, Wake Up and Smell the Roses, 2017, recycled coffee waste.

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