2020 Libris Awards: The Australian artists' book prize

ENTRIES EXTENDED, now closing 27 March 2020!

Artspace Mackay’s biennial Libris Awards will return in 2020 with $14,500 in prizes.

In light of the sudden, widespread measures to stop the spread of COVID-19 across the country, Artspace Mackay wishes to accommodate for the various disruptions experienced by artists by extending the deadline of this year’s Libris Artists’ Book Awards call for entries. Get your submission in by the new deadline of 5pm (AEST) Friday 27 March. The extension applies to all three categories: the Dalrymple Bay Coal Terminal National Artists’ Book Award, the Mackay Regional Council Regional Artists’ Book Award and the Artspace Mackay Foundation Tertiary Artists’ Book Award.

To enter the 2020 Libris Awards please complete the online entry form

1. CATEGORY ONE
Dalrymple Bay Coal Terminal National Artists’ Book Awards (acquisitive)

  • Overall winner $7,000
  • Highly Commended $3,000

2. CATEGORY TWO
Mackay Regional Council Regional Artists’ Book Award (non-acquisitive) $2,500

3. CATEGORY THREE
Artspace Mackay Foundation Tertiary Artists’ Book Award (non-acquisitive) $2,000

Click here for Terms & Conditions of Entry

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Contact: Artspace Mackay

Phone: 4961 9722

Email: artspace@mackay.qld.gov.au