Bunbury Regional Art Gallery's popular biennial survey exhibition South West Art Now returns in 2022.
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Bunbury Regional Art Gallery's popular exhibition South West Art Now (SWAN) returns in 2022. South West Art Now is a biennial survey of new work by artists who live in the south west corner of WA. For the purpose of this exhibition, the south west corner stretches from Mandurah to Albany along the Albany Hwy. BRAG has invited art historian and curator Dr Diana McGirr to curate SWAN 2022. Diana has considerable experience in exhibition management, a keen interest in regional art production and first-hand knowledge of the south west. All artist who live the south west corner are invited to submit expressions of interest online via Eventbrite. Entry fee $35.50. Cash prize pool $12,500 (non-acquisitive). Opportunity for artworks to be acquired for the City of Bunbury Art Collection. Entries close: 4pm,19 September 2021. Exhibition dates: 26 March to 15 May 2022. Please register via: https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/south-west-art-now-2022-artist-registration-tickets-162993938257?utm-campaign=social&utm-content=attendeeshare&utm-medium=discovery&utm-term=listing&utm-source=cp&aff=escb&fbclid=IwAR2RsCzq5Uoo0E7G9MTKbNsr4LeSLylm6UTcWNn5JBt8dzSZxtmjpHdSdQo "My aim as curator of SWAN 2022 is to reflect what's happening now in a compelling exhibition that reveals the high standard of innovative and imaginative work that's produced by regionally-based artists, without any strings attached to their choice of subject, material or form." Diana McGirr