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The FIRKIN Exhibition FLOAT ANNUAL SMALL VESSEL PRIZE is an element of FLOAT, paying homage to our FLOAT vessel, enticing contemporary artists to our community, encouraging local makers to participate in art events, creating art spaces and conversations, fundraising, and building another creative campus in our FLOAT COMMUNIVERSITY .

FLOAT seeks to build a community on creative environmental stewardship – with a love of art and place. Here on Lake Tyers, East Gippsland.

entry fee / $30. Second and subsequent entries by the same artist $15 


First prize: $2,000 Acquisitive award (acquired by the FLOAT Collection) 

Second prize: $600 (Non-acquisitive)

Third prize: $200 (Non-acquisitive)

People’s Choice: $200


Entries open: Now Open

Entries closed: 26 November 2021

Vessel/graphics received by: 30 November 2021

Exhibition Dates: 3 December 2021 – 6 December 2021 @ Lake Tyers Beach Hall

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