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Welcome to the Ballarat Arts Foundation for 2016.

Calling all BAF Alumni Visual Artist – Eureka Art Award 2016

Invitation to Exhibit is now open.

The BAF Eureka Art Award is open to BAF Alumni to showcase their new or existing work.

The Eureka Art Award is valued at $2,500, and is an acquisitive prize.  The winning artwork becomes the property of the Ballarat Arts Foundation and the opportunity to be displayed in the Lydia Street exhibition window of the Art Gallery of Ballarat in January 2017.

The People’s Choice Award is a non-acquisitive prize valued at $500.  The winner of this prize is voted on by the audience attending the exhibition.

This year we are proud to say the exhibition will be held at

 Post Office Galley  November 24th – December 10th.

Please go to Grants & Awards tab for more details.

BAF Calendar of Events 2016


The Ballarat Arts Foundation is proud to announce the 2015 Award Winners

Josh Sanders  – BLOC Music Theatre Award Phillip Coyle – Nicholson Award Paige Duggan – BAF Award Arian Lane – Benjamin Northey Award Felicity Liston  – Rotary Club of Ballarat South Squid Stamp – Ballarat Lyric Theatre Award Two Friends Productions – AH Yung Award Congratulations to our winners and a thank you to our sponsors, donors and supporters in making the Awards Night such a wonderful event.  See Aspirations for details of Winners

Aspirations 2015 

Filmmaker David Brown interviews both BAF Alumni and Chairperson Paula Nicholson. 



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