It’s Mantova time again!

The Bellingen Agricultural Society would like to invite you to be part of the EJ Mantova Memorial Art competition.

The art competition pays homage to Ernest John Mantova, Bellingen’s first
recognized professional artist.

Art works can be entered in the following classes:

Landscape & Seascape





Credit: Bellinger River Agricultural Society

The entry form is available for download below or you can pick up a paper copy at:
Bellingen Gallery and Framing, 44 Hyde St, Bellingen
The Art Space Gallery, 13 Bonville St Urunga
Nexus Community Gallery, 1 Doepel Street, Bellingen
and local public libraries.

Entries forms are due by Friday 29th April 2022.
Please refer to the flyer for all the terms and conditions of entry.

Entry fees will be collected when you deliver your artworks to the showground pavilion on Monday 9th May 2022 between 5:00pm–6:30pm.

The Official Opening will take place on Saturday 14th May at 3pm in the Pavilion Gallery at the Bellingen Showground.

Let’s celebrate the diversely creative community of Bellingen Shire. Be part of the EJ Mantova Memorial Art competition for 2022!