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Mural Fest 2019

Mural Fest 2019

Sunday 21st April - Saturday 27th April12:00 - 1:00pm

At Mural Park Mural Park

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Nine artists are selected by a panel of judges to come to Sheffield to paint a mural 2100 X 4800mm mural in Mural Park.  Painting takes place outside in view of the public in all of Tasmania's weather conditions.  Each artist's mural interprets a poem which is selected at the poetry slam at the end of the previous year.  The poem for 2019 Mural Fest with the theme of Beauty Surrounds us by Pauline Baker is:

As we travel lifes busy roads

Across oceans vast and wide

We see a world of inspiration

As beauty surrounds us.

All artists from around the world, of all ages and experiences are encouraged to enter.  There are a number of monetary prizes available for entrants; the Inder Prize $15,000 is for first place as voted by the judges, the Glencoe Country B&B Award $5000 for highly commended, Slaters Country Store Award $2000 for the most visitor votes throughout the week, $2000 for each of the nine finalists.  The deadline to enter the 2019 competition is Monday 1st October 2018.

 

2019-04-21 12:00:00
2019-04-27 13:00:00