34th Annual Exhibition in 2021
Pastels with Passion
Heather Peberdy’s painting Coco in Sunlight won Best in Show in 2020
Our Annual Exhibition will be held at
The Australian Guild of Realist Artists (AGRA) in Camberwell
Wednesday 6 October to Sunday 17 October 2021
& concurrently online via Gallery247
9 October to 24 October 2021
The process for entering this exhibition will be via the Gallery247 website, following the same process that we used last year. If you did not enter last year’s exhibition, or have not already registered, you will need to Register as an Artist on the Gallery247 website.
Our exhibition is now open for entries – from 4 September 2021. You will have the choice to enter paintings to hang at The Australian Guild of Realist Artists (AGRA) in Camberwell, as well as being online on Gallery247.
Our website on Gallery247 is available with all the information about this year’s Exhibition. The website can be found at https://vicpastelexhibition.com.au/
Your can find information about
Paintings Exhibited at AGRA
Due to limited space at AGRA, each member is limited to a total width of 1.25 metres for a painting hung at AGRA.
For example: A member can enter two framed paintings to hang at AGRA (Painting 1 is 60cm wide and Painting 2 is 65cm wide). This would be a total width of 1.25 metro for the two paintings.
We can generally hang approxiimately 120 paintings at AGRA.
Paintings Exhibited on Gallery247
The same member could also exhibit three paintings online at Gallery247. This would be a total of 5 paintings submitted.
Paintings can now be submitted online via Gallery247
Upload your paintings to your Artist Profile on Gallery247. Decide which paintings you will enter into our Exhibition and whether you will enter them at the Australian Guild of Realist Artists (AGRA) galleries & online, or whether you will enter online only.
When you go to the Gallery247 Artshow Admin Area portal to submit your paintings to our Exhibition, you will see a ‘Choose Category’ option with up and down arrows for each of your paintings :
- AGRA and Virtual Exhibition
- Virtual Exhibition Only
Choose which one is applicable to your particular painting/s to submit into the Exhibition. Then click on the SUBMIT SELECTED ARTWORK TO SHOW button.
All paintings entered, whether to be hung at AGRA and/or online via Gallery247, will be elligible for Awards.
You must be a financial member of the PSVA to be able to enter. Details on Membership can be found here.
Regina Hona’s painting ‘Master & Mentor’ won Best in Show Runner Up in 2020
1 Aug 21 onwards : Set up your Artist Account & Register on Gallery247
4 Sep 21 : Opening date for Submissions
27 Sep 21 : Closing date for Submissions
3 Oct 21 : 1:00pm – 3:00pm Paintings delivered to AGRA
4 Oct 21 : Paintings will be hung at AGRA
5 Oct 21 : Paintings will be judged
9 Oct 21 : 1:00pm – 4:00pm Awards Ceremony at AGRA
17 Oct 21 : 4:00pm – 5:00pm Collection of unsold Paintings from AGRA