Dates and Locations
Unfortunately, due to Covid19, our grand plans for a nationwide exhibition have been crushed! However, the show must go on, and for that, you can catch SWoA 2020 in Auckland July 25th - August 12th!
June 2020 - Wellington - CANCELLED
July 2020 - Christchurch - CANCELLED
July 25th to August 12th 2020 - Auckland - The Depot, Devonport
Entry Dates and FAQs
ENTRIES NOW CLOSED.
DUE DATES FOR ARTISTS - June 18th
Frequently asked questions
Who can enter SWoA?
SWoA stands for Sex Workers of Aotearoa - therefore to enter you must be
What kinds of art can I enter?
We encourage a range of artworks in all mediums, from photography, video, paint, drawing, mixed media, installations, print, poetry and more.
How long do I have to enter?
ENTRY IS NOW CLOSED
How many artworks can I enter?
A maximum of 3 artworks can be entered.
When does my artwork need to be completed?
The due date for artworks is June 18th.
This is the FINAL DATE to get the artworks to SWoA in Wellington or Auckland.
Artworks delivered after this date will not be accepted.
Does SWoA have a theme?
Yes. The theme is "A day in the life of-"
Do I have to write an artist statement and how long does it need to be?
Yes. Each artwork requires a 100 word artist statement to be printed and displayed alongside the artwork.
Can I enter a pre made artwork?
We encourage artists to create works specifically for SWoA 2020, however you may enter an artwork up to a year old if it relates to the theme "A day in the life of".
Can I enter my artwork into Auckland only? (Or Christchurch only, or Wellington only)
No. The SWoA 2020 exhibition will be travelling as a whole. You must have your artwork delivered to Wellington no later than May 12th 2020. Your artwork will be shown in Wellington for June, travel to Christchurch for July, then to Auckland for end of July/August.
How can I get my logo on the SWoA posters and flyers?
SWoA is offering a branding exchange for agencies and companies wishing to help fundraise! See the table below for what your donation could get you, or follow this link