Bassendean Visual Art Award to showcase the best of Bassendean artists

Last year's winner Enid Twiglet. Picture: Town of Bassendean/Facebook
Last year's winner Enid Twiglet. Picture: Town of Bassendean/Facebook

BASSENDEAN artists will get the chance to show off their best work at the Bassendean Visual Art Award from September 21 to 27.

Run for 20 years, categories include the Open Acquisitive award, Hawaiian’s Bassendean Shopping Centre Award (acquisitive), Best Town of Bassendean Resident, a People’s Choice award and a Primary School’s award, while the winner of the $5000 Town’s Visual Art Award will have their work added to the Town’s art collection.

As well as the annual exhibition, an Art Tour with Cyril Jackson Senior Campus, Artshouse and Artsource Ashfield will be held on Sunday September 24.

The tour starts at O2 Cafe then heads to Old Perth Rd Markets, CJ Artshouse, Artsource Ashfield and finishes at Cork and Bottle.

For more information visit www.bassendean.wa.gov.au.

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