Awards open for artists and photographers

The 13th annual Awards will be bigger and better this year, and the winner of the 2015 Acquisitive Open Prize will receive $4000.

Mayor Phil Marks encouraged artists to enter.

�The awards not only provide artists and photographers with the opportunity to express their , innovation and skill but also provide us with a unique insight into their interpretation of our culture, environment and people,� he said.

Last year 234 artworks and 123 photographs were submitted from across the State.

n Entry forms are available from the of Belmont Civic Centre, Belmont Forum Shopping Centre Customer Service or at www.belmont.wa.gov.au. Completed entry forms and payment are required by 4.30pm on June 18.