VIEWPOINTS -art exhibition in conjunction with Mental Health Week 2011.

Event date: 
26 September 2011 to 10 October 2011

Stunning Art. Alternative Perspectives.

Entries are NOW OPEN for the Viewpoints exhibition in conjunction with Mental Health Week 2011.

Viewpoints is an online art exhibition open to Victorian artists who live with or have been affected by mental health issues. All artists (including artists from community projects, supported residential accommodation and training programs) are encouraged to submit their works ONLINE to be considered for exhibition. Artists may submit up to 3 artworks.

The exhibition will take place from 10 October 2011 at Arts Access Victoria's new online gallery space, which will be launched in October.

Applications will be assessed by a panel of industry experts of artists and art professionals with and without disabilities. Applicants are encouraged to submit work which highlights the themes for Mental Health Week 2011 including but not limited to:

. Alternative viewpoints (such as personal and professional perspectives on the world, art forms and themes associated with Mental Health awareness)

.Innovation (such as in the use of materials, concepts and themes explored)

.Raise awareness of the issues associated with Mental Health

Entries must be received by 5pm, Monday 26 September 2011

To apply, please go to artsaccess.com.au/veiwpoints-call-for-entries