Postcard Art Fundraiser 2021

NQCC's biennial Postcard Art fundraiser is back! On show at Umbrella Studio Contemporary Arts from 10th September, all postcard-sized artworks will be auctioned off at the end of the exhibition, with all funds supporting our work here in North Queensland!

About the exhibition

Every two years, artists from North Queensland and all around the country (and overseas) support North Queensland Conservation Council by donating a small artwork to our exhibition. Using a postcard as a size guide, these artworks include paintings, sketches, photographs and prints, as well as small 3-dimensional artworks. 

The exhibition is displayed at Umbrella Studio Contemporary Arts in Townsville's CBD and also online for several weeks. Then, each artwork is auctioned off to the highest bidder, with all proceeds supporting the work of North Queensland Conservation Council. 

This year's theme

"Nature: the wonder and the tragedy".

To be a nature-lover has come to mean living out a tragic love story. How do we balance the overwhelming wonderment of our natural world with the heartache of its immense suffering? Conservation is key. This exhibition supports the work of North Queensland Conservation Council.

How you can contribute

North Queensland Conservation Council
PO Box 364
Townsville City, Qld 4810 

Please contact Tiff if you prefer to drop your artwork into our office in South Townsville.
Email: [email protected]
Ph: 0428 987 535

  • Sign up as a volunteer to assist with recording artworks, installing the exhibition and/or volunteering at our art auction.
  • Help us to spread the word. Let your artistic friends know about our exhibition and encourage your art-loving or nature-loving friends to place a bid on their favourite artwork. 

 

Printable Artist Invite Flyer

Digital Artist Invite Flyer

 


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  • Art Forartsake
    Always happy to support this cause. I would like to participate. Pam
  • Tiffany Bond
    Hi Rose,
    The auction date will be announce in coming weeks. Likely to be early October.
    Sincerely
    Tiff
  • Rose Gordon
    You have said when the exhibition opens but when is the auction?
  • Tiffany Bond