2017 ACMD Research Week

Aug 2017
7th
09:00 AM
St Vincent's Hospital Melbourne, 27 Victoria Parade Fitzroy Victoria Australia 3065

Acquisitive Art Prize

'Art in science, science in art'

The Aikenhead Centre for Medical Discovery (ACMD) Research Week Committee invites emerging and established artists to participate in the 2017 ACMD Acquisitive Art Prize.

Artists are invited to respond to the theme art in science, science in art by exploring the intersection between these two disciplines through the artistic medium.

The winning entry will be awarded the Acquisitive Award of $1,000, and will be featured in the Research Week 2017 Program and Abstract booklet, as well as be considered for inclusion in the St Vincent’s Research Report for 2017.

There will also be a People’s Choice Award of $100 and a St Vincent’s Staff Award
of $100.


The 2017 ACMD Art Exhibition will be held at St Vincent’s Gallery from 2–31st August 2017. Winners will be announced and presented with prizes on the opening night on 8th August.

Entries are due by Friday 22nd July and final art works must be submitted by Friday 28th July.

Pauline Dewar, Cultured, 2016,
Watercolour, yarn and beads
Winner 2016 Acquisitive Award