Entries for the 2016 Fleurieu Food + Wine Art Prize close on 30 March and artists of all skill levels are welcome to enter.
The 2016 Food + Wine Art Prize is a Festival Community Program celebrating the art, food and wine of the Fleurieu Peninsula region with a $10,000, non-acquisitive prize for paintings with a food and wine theme.
The Food + Wine Art Prize is being run in conjunction with the richest landscape art prize in the world – The Fleurieu Art Prize. It will be anchored in McLaren Vale and will continue the Fleurieu Art Prize’s close association with the Fleurieu Peninsula.
The winner will be announced on Saturday 4 June at the McLaren Vale & Fleurieu Visitor’s Centre.
Finalists’ works will be exhibited in the Visitor’s Centre as well as wineries with designated art spaces around McLaren Vale. These include Wirra Wirra, Kay Brothers, Hugo Wines, Dog Ridge, Red Poles, Angove, Penny’s Hill and Chapel Hill.