Yuri Bolotin - Bilpin

BigCi Environmental Awards 2022




Call for Submissions – BigCi Environmental Awards 2022

International and Australian artists from various fields – visual art, installation, multimedia, performance, literature, music, photography, film making, curating – are invited to submit entries for the BigCi Environmental Awards 2022.

Two Winners of the Awards will each receive (4) free weeks of BigCi residency and $4,000 prize money.

The winning artists will have an opportunity to explore the Wollemi, the Blue Mountains and the Gardens of Stone National Parks on guided walks and will be given research assistance relevant to their projects. At the end of their residencies, they will present their work at a BigCi Open Day event.

The Awards will be judged by an independent panel:
Jemila MacEwan, a New York based interdisciplinary environmental artist. She was a winner of the 2021 BigCi Environmental Award.
Sabrina Roesner, a Blue Mountains based arts leader and artistic program manager.
Ryan Andrew Lee, a cinematographer and artist. He was a winner of the 2021 BigCi Environmental Award.
Richard Morecroft, a nationally known broadcaster, visual arts interviewer, author and mixed media maker, with a long-standing environmental commitment.

The deadline for submissions is 4th of November 2022.
Winners will be announced on 26th of November 2022.

There is an entry fee of $35, which must be paid at the time of sending the submission. Entry fees are not refundable. They will be used to support these Awards and other BigCi artist-in-residence programs.


Yuri Bolotin