Art Prize Adult Winners 2015


Grand Prize

No. 31        Paul S. Miller        Road over the Crudine River

Strong cohesive works – lovely contrasts of light and shadow – very successful for such a large watercolour.


Section 1 (Acrylic / Oil)

1st Prize

No. 34        Hiren Patel        Busy Morning, Udaipur

Very confident brush work and muted pallet help containa busy street scene – well done


Runner Up

No. 161        Vivienne McDonald    Light as a feather

The painting delights lost areas in shadow and strong focus on the highlights.


Award of Excellence in Acrylics

No. 119        Dana Dion        Summer Forest

Theres much to like in this Harmonious confidently painted abstraced bush scene


Section 2  (works on paper)

1st Prize

No. 55        Felicity Unwin        Still Life with Fish

The work appeals with its cohesive muted tones – well done


Runner Up

No. 57        Gail McKenzie        Gumnuts

The painting has a lovely freshness to it.



No. 21        Maureen Hannessey    Seascape

No. 54        Felicity Unwin        Mountain Landscape Chine    

Both High Quality


Section 3(3D Works)

1st Prize

No. 95        Jules Jones        Stands with the stars

Good form enhanced by the material used gives the subject a lovely feel of energy and movement


Runner Up

No. 20        Lisa Ellen Hughes    Eat to the Beat

This figurative work has good form and feeling.  Perhaps the patina has made the surface rather busy.



No. 153        Dylan Ferguson        Culture In Clay (3 pieces)

No. 94        Jules Jones        Old Man Saturn



Youth (14-21yrs) all mediums

1st Prize

No. 29        Romy Hermans        Jelly Fish


Runner Up

No. 211        Rebecca Lu        360° School Connect


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