art piece gallery 30 x 30 art prize
1st prize $6000


The judges, Susi Muddiman OAM, director of the Tweed Regional Gallery & Margaret Olley Art Centre, and Amanda Penrose Hart, winner of the Gallipoli Art Prize 2017, decided to divide the first prize between two artists:

Vanessa Stockhard : Pleasure and Pain, acrylic on board, 30 x 30 cm, framed, $990

Kat Shapiro Wood : Hover, encaustic on board, 30 x 30 cm,  $690

Highly Commended Awards

Gaia Barnatan : Head in the Clouds, photo collage, 30 x 30 cm, framed,  $180

Clare Purser : Fassifern Valley III, oil and mixed media on board, 30 x 30 cm, framed, $590

Best Still Life in Show sponsored by still @ the centre Byron Bay

Nick Coulson : Still Life with Jug, Hallway and Windows I, acrylic and graphite on board, 30 x 30 cm, $450

People’s Choice Award sponsored by the Mullumbimby Chamber of Commerce
will be announced at the close of the exhibition.

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“I’m delighted to announce the inaugural art piece gallery 30 x 30 cm art prize. Our 10th year is a good time to launch the prize and it is intended to become an annual event. I hope that the $6000 first prize will support the winner in their artistic endeavour.”

Nadine Abensur, owner & director of art piece gallery

This new, national, non-acquisitive prize is for a 2D work of art in any medium measuring 30 x 30 cm.

Finalists’ Exhibition 24th November 2017 – 22 January 2018