Instagram your treasures competition
Which artwork would you be brave enough to save?
The ancient artefacts in Afghanistan: hidden treasures were so precious that the director and curators of the National Museum in Kabul risked their lives to protect them.
Take a photo of the artwork in the Art Gallery of NSW that you treasure most and upload it to Instagram with the hashtag #AGNSWtreasures for your chance to win.
We’re looking for the most interesting and creative entry. Suhanya Raffel, the Gallery’s director of collections, will be the judge. The winner receives a Hidden treasures prize pack, including exhibition merchandise valued at $150, Gallery membership and a $100 gift card for the Gallery restaurant. Plus three runners up will each receive an exhibition catalogue.
Congratulations to @mundelyn. As judge Suhanya Raffel said: 'It’s a photo that connects art and people in a very real way across continents’.
The three runner-ups are:
All you have to do to enter is:
- Download the Instagram app for Android or iPhone
- Take a photo at Art After Hours uncovers hidden treasures from 5pm on Wednesday 2 April 2014
- Edit your photo using the Instagram process
- Upload your photo to Instagram using the hashtag #AGNSWtreasures and add a caption which tells us why you treasure this work (privacy settings must be set to ‘public’ for us to retrieve your photo)
The competition opens 2 April 2014 at 5pm and you have until midnight to get your entries in. We’ll announce the winner on Monday 7 April 2014.
Image: Winning entry by @mundelyn
Wednesday 2 April 2014
Duration 5 hours
Related exhibition: Afghanistan