InkMasters Print Exhibition | InkMasters Cairns Inc.
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InkMasters Print Exhibition

Opening Night

Fri 25th June 2021
5:00pm - 8:30pm


Fri 25th June 2021: 9:00am
- Sun 25th July 2021: 4:45pm

Tanks Arts Centre Tank 4, 46 Collins Avenue, Edge Hill, Cairns QLD 4870 AU

Inkmasters Print Exhibition will show at Tanks Arts Centre Cairns 25 June - 25 July 2021. It is an international juried exhibition which brings together the best printmakers from our region with national and international artists from around the world. The works entered are an exciting range of many print mediums and combinations of media, traditional and contemporary, in a range of formats including 3D works such as artists' books. 138 prints have been selected. Prizes will be awarded including an award named for Anna Eglitis, a senior Cairns artist who mentored some of the Far North’s most prolific and important artists. A public talk will be delivered prior to the launch by Henri van Noordenburg from the Queensland Art Gallery and Gallery of Modern Art.

Selected Artists

Please scroll down to the attached pdf file. 


Henri van Noordenburg from the Queensland Art Gallery and Gallery of Modern Art, Ashleigh Campbell Director NorthSite, Cairns, International Cairns-based artist Brian Robinson of the Maluyligal and Wuthathi peoples of the Torres Strait and Cape York Peninsula.

Non Aquistive Prizes

The Doctor Raya Mayo Prize -  $8000
The Mitomel Press Prize - a Mitomel Micron Portable Etching press and $1000 cash - $5650
Lee Edwards family the Anne and Ron Edwards Relief Prize - $2500
The Adrian Gibbs Prize for an Emerging Artist - $2000
TAFE Queensland Banggu Minjaany Award  for an Australian Indigenous Artist - $2000
TPG Architects Prize for Artist’s Book, 3D work or Novel Use of Media - $2000
Inkmasters Anna Eglitis Award - 28 day Residency at InkMasters Print Workshop $780, $350 Materials $350 towards travel or accommodation - $1500
Troppo Workshops Print Awards 2 x $250
Total Value $24150
Thanks to our valued sponsors, supporters and Creative Parterships Australia for their contributions to InkMasters Print Exhibition

Significant Dates:​ 

  • Selected works delivered by 4 June 2021 - please post as soon possible due to postal service delays
  • Exhibition dates 25 June - 25 July 2021
  • Works not sold returned from 27 July 2021

Address for mail delivery of selected works: Inkmasters Cairns Inc | PO Box 7792  | Cairns | Qld | Australia 4870 delivered by 4 June 21.                                          
Address for hand delivery: InkMasters Print Workshop | 55 Greenslopes St  | Edge Hill | Cairns 4870 |  Deliver on 2, 3, or 4 Jun between the hours of 10am and 2 pm.       

Please note: Do  not issue any other instructions to any carrier unless you have first contacted Inkmasters and received a reply.          

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