Medium / category: Drawing
Eligibility: Students who use drawing as a significant part of their artistic practice
Associated institution: Olsen Gallery, Sydney, and the University of New South Wales, Sydney
Tim Olsen has been encouraging and supporting young and emerging artists to build careers as professional practicing artists for over 20 years. The Tim Olsen Drawing Prize, supported by the Olsen Gallery in Sydney in collaboration with UNSW, celebrates students who use drawing as a significant part of their artistic practice. Finalists are nominated by academic staff and then selected for inclusion in the exhibition. The prize includes a $5000 award.