2021 Applications are now closed. Click here to express interest in the HIDDEN Rookwood Sculptures 2022.

Rookwood General Cemetery invited artists, either as individuals (if 18 or over) or as a group, to propose works for HIDDEN Rookwood Sculptures 2021.

KEY DATES 2021

AWARDS & HONORARIUMS

  • 12 April Proposal applications close
  • 10 May Successful notification to artist
  • June Site visits with the curator
  • 30 June Final artist statement / forms due
  • 16 - 26 August - Installation
  • 4 September Launch
  • 4 September – 4 October HIDDEN Exhibition
  • 5-11 October Deinstallation
  • Entry is free
  • $500 honorarium per artwork +$200 per artwork travelled >200km
  • Rookwood Sculpture Award $10,000
  • Muru Award for First Nations Australian artists $2,000
  • Artist at the Armory Award, valued at $1,500 (+$200 for materials)
  • Cumberland Council Professional Development Award (+ $200 for materials)
  • Rookwood Sensory Award $1,000
  • Western Sydney Artist Award $1,000
  • Nerine Martini Memorial Award $1,000
  • Elite Funeral Directors Award $1,000
  • People's Choice Award $500
  • Staff Choice Award $300

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