Taste of Art 2019 Taste of Art 2019

1 February – 10 March 2019


Taste of Art is the annual members’ exhibition and art prize hosted by the Friends Noosa Regional Gallery. This highly anticipated event highlights the rich and diverse creative talent on the Sunshine Coast, supporting and promoting local artists and providing an opportunity for their work to be exhibited in the Noosa Regional Gallery.



2D/1st - $1500 cash - sponsored by Rococo Bistro Noosa 
3D/1st - $1500 cash - sponsored by Platinum Tax Solutions

People’s Choice Award $500 - sponsored by Noosa Shores Resort



Exhibition: 1 February to 10 March 2019

Entries Open: Monday 1 October 2018

Entries Close: Monday 14 January 2019, 4.00pm

Shortlisted artists notified by Friday 25 January 2019

Shortlisted artworks to be delivered to Noosa Regional Gallery on Monday 28 January 2019, btewwn the hours of 11am-3pm, unless otherwise agreed with the Gallery.


Official Exhibition Opening: Friday 1 February 2019, 6.00pm. Winners announced.

Exhibition closes Sunday, 10 March 2019,
following the Friends ‘Long Lunch’.
Announcement of the People’s Choice Award takes place at the lunch.

Artwork to be collected from Noosa Regional Gallery on Monday 11 March 2019



Taste of Art Entry Fee - $30 PLUS.

Friend's Membership Fee - $25 (or Seniors/Students concession - $18)

Entries should be submitted online via Noosa Council’s Smarty Grants website: https://noosa.smartygrants.com.au/


If you experience difficulty completing your submission via the website, this form may be completed and emailed to Friends Noosa Regional Gallery, together with an image of your work, artist statement and biography, as an alternative method of entry: friendsnoosagallery@gmail.com



Entries open 1 October 2018

Enter online here

Entry form here WORD [746KB]

Entry form here PDF  [360KB]