Australian Art Competitions for Botanical Artists

Two competitions of interest to botanical illustrators are open for entries during May.

The first is the Margaret Flockton Award which is open to Australian and overseas artists producing scientific botanical illustrations of a high standard. Prizes of A$5000 and A$2000 respectively will be presented to the first and second best entries.

The second is the Waterhouse Natural History Art Prize. This competition has prizes of up to $30,000 and is open to Australian and overseas artists.