art piece gallery 30 x 30 art prize
1st prize $6000
SUNDAY 26th November AWARD ANNOUNCEMENT
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
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
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.
“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