PROJECT TWO Support Regional Arts
PROJECT TWO | Support Regional Arts
In 2019 the Rockhampton Art Gallery will present the 2019 Bayton Award. The Bayton Award is an initiative of the Rockhampton Art Gallery Philanthropy Board, Rockhampton Regional Council and is hosted by Rockhampton Art Gallery. The Award is open to artists of the Central Queensland region and is the prize package of cash and in-kind contributions is valued at a total of $17,000. Judged by the Philanthropy Board and Rockhampton Art Gallery Director, the Bayton Award for Central Queensland artists is a biennial, acquisitive Award celebrating the diversity and excitement of visual arts in Central Queensland.
The Bayton Award supports local artists by providing a national showcase for their work and by purchasing selected works for the Gallery's permanent collection.
Your donation will help us to raise funds for the purchase of works from the Bayton Award 2018 and thereby expand the Gallery's holdings of contemporary works from our region.