Stencil Art Prize in Sydney to host audio described tour

Friday, 2 October 2015 16:29pm

The Stencil Art Prize is the largest stencil event in the world to recognise and reward stencil artists. This year, there will be 92 finalists on exhibition across 21 countries and the event will also host an audio described tour on Saturday, 24 October.

Stencil Art Prize Audio Description Tour: 2pm Saturday 24 October 2015. Three stencil artworks are displayed. Download the accessible PDF flyer below for descriptions.

The exhibition takes place at aMBUSH Gallery in Sydney from 16 to 30 October and features stencil artworks on an incredible selection of media, from canvases, to reclaimed and found objects including beer cans, surfboards, skateboards, as well as stencils that produce audio.

A free audio described tour will be held on Saturday, 24 October, presented by Linda Arnull, who has been an Audio Describer since the launch of the service at the Sydney Olympic Arts Festival in 2000.

Bookings are now open for the tour, which will commence at 2pm and run for approximately one hour. Linda will be available for informal discussions after the tour, so please allow about two hours.

The aMBUSH gallery is located in the Living Mall at Central Park building. The Gallery is accessible and on all major public transport routes.

For bookings or more information you can email Chloe at marketing@stencilartprize.com or call 0403 308 110.

For more information about the prize, please visit the Stencil Art Prize website or download the Stencil Art Prize Audio Description Tour flyer [accessible PDF 3.39mb] which contains four screen reader-friendly examples of audio described artworks on display.


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