Community Invitation Art Award
The Community Invitation Art Award (CIAA) is a prestigious annual art prize exhibiting three works by up to fifteen professional artists from across Western Australia working in a variety of different media including painting, photography, sculpture and installation.
A selection panel of art industry professionals selected fifteen artists will exhibit three artworks each as part of the CIAA exhibition in October taking place from Sunday 16 to Saturday 29 October in Lakeside Joondalup Shopping City.
Congratulations to the artists selected for the 2016 CIAA:
- Andy Quilty
- Anna Sabadini
- Anna Louise Richardson
- David Brophy
- Emma Buswell
- Fiona Gavino
- Gera Woltjer
- Lee Harrop
- Lyle Branson
- Matthew Thorley
- Peggy Griffiths
- Rebecca Jensen
- Serge Tampalini
- Shannon Lyons
- Tim Burns
In October, the judging panel will award a series of prizes from a pool of $15,000, and the overall winning artwork will become a part of the City of Joondalup Art Collection.
The prize categories are as follows:
- Overall Award (acquisitive) $7,000.00
- Runner-Up Award $2,000.00
- Award for Excellence $2,000.00
- Celebrating Joondalup Award $2,000.00
- Popular Choice Award $2,000.00.
One artist will be commissioned to produce an artwork for the City of Joondalup Inside-Out Billboard for display from March 2017
The 2016 Community Invitation Art Award selection panel was comprised of:
The 2016 Community Invitation Art Award judging panel comprises of:
2016 CIAA Public Program
Curator’s tour and artist talks
When: 1:00pm Saturday 22 October, 2016
Where: Meet at the Great Space Lakeside Joondalup Shopping City.
The City of Joondalup’s Curator will run a tour of the 2016 Community Invitation Art Award accompanied by exhibiting artists Anna Sabadini, Matthew Thorley, Andy Quilty and Gera Woltjers who will speak about their work and answer questions from the audience.
CIAA networking evening and panel discussion
When: 6:30pm Thursday 20 October, 2016
Where: Joondalup Art Gallery, Central Walk, Joondalup
Please join us for an artist networking evening and panel discussion at Joondalup Art Gallery on Thursday 20 October from 6.30 to 8:30pm with CIAA artists Anna Louise Richardson and Matthew Thorley.
To register for these events, please email firstname.lastname@example.org
2015 Community Invitation Art Award
The following artists took part in the 2015 Community Invitation Art Award:
Amy Perejuan-Capone , Ben Waters, Clare Peake, Christophe Canato, David Attwood, Denise Pepper, Fiona Gavino, Jacob Ogden-Smith, Jacobus Capone, Jurek Wybreneik, Lee Harrop, Mike Gray, Nathan Beard, Tim Burns, Trevor Bly and Patrick Doherty.
For further information or to be kept informed about Visual Arts please contact the City via email or call 9400 4924.