UWA Centenary 3D Art Challenge and MachinimUWA V: Grand Finale & Audience Participation Event

Exhibits at the UWA
Exhibits at the UWA

The University of Western Australia’s two major annual Art challenges are coming to their climax – and both are offering audience participation events!

The UWA Centenary 3D Art Challenge
The UWA Centenary 3D Art Challenge is heading to its finale from 6AM SLT, Sunday, 5th August. All 90 entries are on display at the UWA Challenge Gallery. One of the artworks will be awarded the L$100,000 Grand Prize. More than L$550,000 will be distributed at the winners announcements from 6am SLT, Sunday 5th August 2012. Full details are available on the UWA web-site.

L$10,000 AUDIENCE PARTICIPATION EVENT (for the UWA Centenary 3D Art Challenge)
Win a Share of L$10,000, A Spot on the Official Jury for the next Grand Art Challenge @ UWA & Special RL Package
Deadline: Midnight SLT 30th July 2012
L$10,000 has been set aside for all art lovers who take part in a special participation event. We are asking everyone to view the artworks and give us your TOP 10 artworks overall, in order of your preference (email jayjayaustralia@hotmail.com OR list them on a notecard to Jayjay Zifanwe – please put your name on the title of the notecard with the words UWA Centenary 3D Audience Event).

The 3 participants whose order comes closest to the final order decided by the judging panel (as below), will win for themselves L$5,000, L$3,000 and L$2,000 each. The first prize winner will also be invited to be on the panel for the next grand art challenge and ALL 3 will receive in the mail a special pack that includes a copy of the book, ‘100 Treasures of UWA’ which was produced for UWA’s Centenary.

Exhibits at the UWA
Exhibits at the UWA

MachinimUWA V: Seek Wisdom
More than L$785,000 (approx USD 3,400) will be distributed to Machinima Winners at the winners announcements from 6am SLT, Sunday 5th August 2012. This will be held in conjunction with the winners announcements of the Grand Finale of the UWA Centenary 3D Art Challenge.  You can find all the details here.

ALSO do note the ongoing UWA Movie Poster Contest closing the 15th of July

L$20,000 AUDIENCE PARTICIPATION EVENT (for MachinimUWA V: Seek Wisdom)
Win a Share of L$20,000, A Spot on the Official Jury for MachinimUWA VI & Special RL Package
Deadline: Midnight SLT 30th July 2011
L$20,000 has been set aside for viewers who take part in a special participation event. We are asking everyone to watch the submissions and give us your TOP 10 machinima, in order of your preference (email jayjayaustralia@hotmail.com OR list them on a notecard to Jayjay Zifanwe – please put your name on the title of the notecard with the words MachinimUWA V Audience Event).

The 3 participants whose order comes closest to the final order decided by the judging panel (as below), will win for themselves L$10,000, L$6,000 and L$4,000 each. The first prize winner will also be invited to be on the panel for MachinimUWA VI and ALL 3 will receive in the mail a special pack that includes a copy of the book, ‘100 Treasures of UWA’ which was produced for UWA’s Centenary.

WINNERS ANNOUNCEMENT CEREMONY 6AM SLT SUNDAY 5TH AUGUST
A special event will be held to announce the outcomes of the challenge:
Time & Date: 6am SLT Sunday, 5th August
Location: UWA – BOSL Grand Amphitheatre (Entrance 1, Entrance 2)

 

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