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An art show that is the essence of the Harcourt Valley.

The Harcourt Applefest Art Show is an intimate and distinctive exhibition for smaller works.

The exhibition and sale of high-quality original art has become central to the festival. With awards and acclaim to be won, the Show has a history of impressive entries and esteemed exhibitors.

Your Applefest ticket grants every Applefest-attendee access to the works on display at the ANA Hall.

The grand opening and awards night will be held on the Friday night before Applefest. Art works will remain on display for Applefest celebrations and throughout the Labour Day long weekend.

Categories and sections

There are five open award categories, including

  • Best in Show
  • Best Oil/AcrylicCameron Lang Memorial Award
  • Best WatercolourShirley Stewart Memorial Award
  • Best Other Medium
  • Best Local Subjecta work, in any medium, depicting an object, event, person or place within the Mount Alexander Shire

The Harcourt Applefest Art Show is also unique for having a significant Junior section. The engaging works submitted by younger artists ensure that the Art Show committee is always delighted by emerging styles and fresh perspectives.

  • Best Junior & Highly Commended, 12 Years and Under
  • Best Junior & Highly Commended, 13 – 18 Years

Tell me more

Click the Art show button, below, for more info and an entry form.

2018 Art Show Winners
Award Winning Artists from the Harcourt Applefest 2018 Art Show

For updates and answers to all your art show questions, hit the Applefest socials: