Lyn McCrea Memorial Drawing Prize 2018 Lyn McCrea Memorial Drawing Prize 2018

19 October - 2 December 2018

Dedicated to the memory of contemporary visual artist, art educator and collector,
the late Lyn McCrea,the national award promotes excellence in contemporary Australian drawing.

The Gallery will announce the winning artwork at the official opening,
Friday 19 October, 6pm
All welcome. Free event

Please RSVP here by Tuesday 16 October


View the finalists here (from 25 Sept) 


The winner of the Lyn McCrea Memorial Drawing Prize receives $4000

People’s Choice Award $1000
People’s Choice is proudly sponsored by Friends Noosa Regional Gallery

Entries open 1 July 2018
Applications close 31 August 2018
Shortlisted entries notified 10 – 14 September 2018
Official Exhibition Opening and Announcement of Winner, 6:00pm, Friday 19 October 2018
Exhibition dates, 19 October – 30 November 2018

Finalist Judge
The judge for this year’s Lyn McCrea Memorial Drawing Prize 
is renowned artist Joe Furlonger.
Nine time finalist in the Archibald and winner of the Moet & Chandon Fellowship and the Fleurieu Art Prize, Joe Furlonger is regarded as one of Australia's most respected artists. His work is represented in the Australian National Gallery, 
Canberra; The National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne; The Queensland Art Gallery, Brisbane; The Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney; 
The Powehouse Museum, Sydney, as well as many private collections.