2024 Ravenswood Australian Women’s Art Prize

Opening Night and Exhibition 

Join us at the Ravenswood Australian Women's Art Prize Opening Night as we celebrate the talent of Australia's finest women artists. Immerse yourself in the artworks of all our finalists, be part of the excitement as we announce our winners, meet our judges and some of the talented artists, and be the first to purchase artworks which go on sale following the announcement of winners.

Your ticket price includes exhibition entry, hot and cold canapés, and a selection of alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages throughout the evening. Guests will also be invited to submit their vote for the Peoples' Choice Award.


Key Dates

  • Opening Night 10 May 2024
  • Exhibition 11 – 26 May 2024 (Free entry)

Exhibition of Finalist 

Following the Opening Night the Exhibition will be open from 11 to 26 May 2024.

  • Thursdays to Sundays 10.00am to 4.00pm
  • Sunday 26 May 10.00am to 1.00pm (close of exhibition)

Ravenswood School For Girls

Gate 3, Centenary Centre, 10 Henry St Gordon, NSW, 2072 

Artwork Sales

Artwork will be available for sale at the Opening Night and during the Exhibition and may also be purchased via an online sales platform.

Please note there will be a photographer and videography at this event, if you do not wish to have your photo taken and published, please approach an event staff member at the Registration Desk upon arrival.

The Ravenswood Australian Women's Art Prize is an annual acquisitive prize that was launched in 2017 to advance art and opportunity for emerging and established women artists in Australia. It is the highest value professional artist prize for women in Australia.

  • Professional Artist Prize - $35,000
  • Emerging Artist Prize - $5,000
  • Indigenous Emerging Artist Prize - $5,000
  • Peoples' Choice Award of $2,000 plus a $500 art pack

Artists are asked to enter an artwork that best reflects their art practice - there is no theme. 

Artwork judging is overseen by a panel of esteemed judges led by Ravenswood Australian Women's Art Prize Patron and acclaimed artist Jade Oakley.