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Best in Show

Best in Show Award 2017 was Ted Secombe for his beautiful porcelain matt crystal high fired Large Orb beaded.  Over $5,000 in prizes were awarded to artists in a variety of categories.  Speaking about the work chosen for the Best in Show award, the 2017 independent judge, Montsalvat Art Manager, Jeannette Davison said…[more]

Above Oberon Bay, People’s Choice

Chris Kandis’ beautiful oil painting  Above Oberon Bay, Wilsons Promontory, was voted the favourite by  the visiting public to win the 2017 Warranwood Art Show’s People’s Choice Award. 

©Chris Kandis – Above Oberon Bay, Wilsons Promontory, oil on board (People’s Choice Award 2017)

EVENTS

April 2017 Exhibition

Visitors to Warranwood Art Show enjoyed the wide array of artworks in many mediums by quality professional and emerging artists at the April art exhibition in Oak Hall, Warranwood.  

Art demonstration by 2017 Feature Artist, Jenny Scholes

Art fans observed artists in action, gaining insight into their skill and technique.  Many tips were shared and it was pure delight to watch the artists demonstrating their art during exhibition weekend. 

Visitors saw 2017 Feature Artist, Jenny Scholes in action.  An award winning artist, Jenny shared many tips and technique with viewers whilst painting. 

Sheer delight to watch artist Syd Tunn

Dynamic Bend of Islands artistic duo, Syd Tunn and Ona Henderson were a delight with their love of art evident, sharing skills and art.  The few hours spent with them passed by in moments.  Encore!

More artistic performances over the weekend had visitors enthralled with music and song performances of opera with Dominique Oysten, Cherie Baxter’s beautiful singing, and a variety of strings played in contemporary, jazz and classical style by talented students and musicians during Art & Wine with music…[more]

AWARDS 2017

Best Landscape

Best Landscape 2017 – Louise Foletta for Bithry Inlet: Cycles, mixed media on Arches 640gsm
Awarded by Judge, Jeannette Davison

©Louise Foletta, Bithry Inlet – Cycles

Best Still Life

Best Still Life 2017 – Kylie Sirett for Three Chairs, oil on linen
Awarded by Judge, Jeannette Davison 

©Kylie Sirett – Three chairs

 

Best Wildlife/ Botanical

Best Wildlife/Botanical 2017 – Janette Bird for Stachyurus praecox, watercolour
Awarded by Judge, Jeannette Davison

©Janette Bird, Stachyurus praecox

Best Ceramic

Best Ceramic 2017 – Marlize Myburgh for Capture, terracotta clay
Awarded by Judge, Jeannette Davison

©Marlize Myburgh, Capture

Best Abstract

Best Abstract 2017 – Maureen Whitaker for Rust and Leather, mixed media
Awarded by Judge, Jeannette Davison

©Maureen Whitaker, Rust and Leather

 

Best Photography/ Digital Art

Best Photography/Digital Art 2017 – Silvi Glattauer for Wimmera Morning 1, pigment inkjet on rag
Awarded by Judge, Jeannette Davison

©Silvi Glattauer, Wimmera Morning 1

Best in Show

Best in Show 2017 – Ted Secombe for Large Orb Beaded, Porcelain: Matt Crystal High fired
Awarded by Judge, Jeannette Davison

© Ted Secombe, Large Orb Beaded, porcelain

Highly Commended

Highly Commended 2017 – awarded to Gwen Scott for ‘Pomona in the Fig Tree’ and ‘Pomona Sleeping’, reduction linocuts
Awarded by Judge, Jeannette Davison 

©Gwen Scott – Pomona sleeping

©Gwen Scott – Pomona in the Fig Tree

Highly Commended

Highly Commended 2017 – Teresa Luttrell for 3 Textile Works
Awarded by Judge, Jeannette Davison 

© Teresa Luttrell – Amongst the Dunes, textile

© Teresa Luttrell – The Great Outdoors, textile

© Teresa Luttrell – Breaking Waves, textile

 

Highly Commended

Highly Commended 2017 – Jerry Osadczuk for ‘Fog Lifting’, oil
Awarded by Judge, Jeannette Davison 

© Jerry Osadczuk – Fog Lifting

Highly Commended

Highly Commended 2017 – Catrine Berlatier for Grey with Gold Stripes necklace, woven Canson paper, acrylic paint
Awarded by Judge, Jeannette Davison 

© Catrine Berlatier – Grey with gold stripes necklace, woven Canson paper and acrylic paper

People's Choice Award

People’s Choice Award 2017 – awarded to Chris Kandis for ‘Above Oberon Bay, Wilsons Promontory’, oil on board
As voted by the visiting public to Warranwood Art Show April 2017 exhibition.  

©Chris Kandis – Oberon Bay, Wilsons Promontory (Peoples Choice Award 2017)