The Australian Society of Miniature Art (NSW) was started in 1985. At least two exhibitions a year are held, one being the Annual Awards Exhibition which is open to all Australian artists and the others being themed exhibitions for exhibiting members held in a commercial or regional gallery.
The Annual Awards Exhibition returns in 2021 and will be held from Friday 18 June (no official opening) until Sunday 4 July 2021. The venue is The Ewart Gallery, Willoughby Arts Centre, 33 Laurel Street, Willoughby NSW (opening hours Monday to Friday 9.30am to 4.30pm; Saturday and Sunday 10am to 3pm).
Conditions of Entry and Entry Form is available on our Forms page.
The Annual Awards Winners for 2019 and earlier years are displayed on our Exhibitions page.
See the Society’s new YouTube Video Channel with videos on the techniques of some of our leading miniature artists.
The aims of the Society are to create miniature works of excellence, to foster traditional and modern techniques and to encourage public awareness and enjoyment of miniature works of art.
Works may include a range of media such as watercolour, oil or acrylic as well as drawing, printmaking, mixed media and 3D .
New members (Exhibiting or Associate) are welcome. Intakes for Exhibiting Members occur every April and October, where artists submit six miniature works for assessment – Application Forms
See About Miniatures for more information on the history of miniatures, what defines a miniature, various techniques and media categories.