Launched in 2012, the Breaking Ground award provides a regional South Australian visual artist with a unique opportunity to develop their skills and broaden their professional experience. The winner will receive $10,000 to develop a body of work for a solo exhibition to be held at a venue in the Adelaide CBD in conjunction with the SALA Festival. An additional $5,000 mentorship opportunity will be part of the prize.
Applications for the 2018 Breaking Ground Award are now closed.
Past winners of the Breaking Ground award include:
2017 – Chris de Rosa
2016 – Cindy Durant
2015 – Morgan Allender
2013 – Aleksandra Antic