Congratulations to the winners of the Pyrmont Art Prize 2017
Judges Choice, prize money sponsored by the Bendigo Bank
Judged by Lou Steer, Representative of Greens Stanmore, Director of ESP Gallery
1st Prize: Thomas KUSS, Thomas Arnolfini & His Surfboard
(Cash Prize: $600)
2nd Prize: Han WANG, Smokers (Cash Prize: $250)
3rd Prize: Lara KLACK, Saving Love (Cash Prize: $150)
Judges Choice Junior, prize money sponsored by the Bendigo Bank
All junior participants receive a $10 bank account from the Bendigo Bank.
Junior Winner (Primary School): Elyse CHATTERTON (Yr 3), Catacino (Cash Prize: $50)
Junior Winner (High School): Sita THOMKINS (Yr 11), Eye (Cash Prize: $50)
People’s Choice, art material coupon sponsored by Derivan Paint, Free Group Show Entries and Sketch Classes sponsored by TAP Gallery
1st Prize: Alex NEWCOMB, Vibrant Son (Coupon Prize: $300, 3 Free Group Show Entries and 3 Free Sketch Classes)
2nd prize:Michael ROGERS, I Love You Too (Coupon Prize: $150, 3 Free Group Show Entries and 3 Free Sketch Classes)
3rd prize: Vickie LIU, Succulent Explosion (Coupon Prize: $50, 3 Free Group Show Entries and 3 Free sketch Classes)
CALLING ARTISTS TO ENTER
SATURDAY 20TH – SUNDAY 21ST MAY, 11 AM – 5 PM
PYRMONT ART, FOOD & WINE FESTIVAL
presents the 7th ANNUAL PYRMONT ART PRIZE – Cash Prizes & Gift Vouchers to be won!
EVEN BIGGER & BETTER THAN EVER
PIRRAMA PARK, PYRMONT
On SATURDAY 20 & SUNDAY 21 MAY, a great day has been planned for the celebration of the tenth annual Pyrmont Art Prize. This year the event will be held in Pirrama Park at the old Police Water site on the panoramic foreshore of Sydney Harbour, at the end of Harris Street, Pyrmont. This exciting venue has recently been converted for public use by the City of Sydney.
The day will feature over 300 new artworks on display for the prestigious PYRMONT ART PRIZE, with thousands of $ in prizes to be won. Official guest speakers and prominent judges have been invited, and a People’s Choice Award will also be presented from the attending public.
Live music and unique performances are always a special feature of the Festival. This year the festival will include street theatre and local talented musicians who will perform all day on stage. This event presented in conjunction with the Pyrmont Festival’s – Mudgee wine & food in Pirrama Park. Tickle your taste buds with unique gourmet cuisine and local produce direct from Mudgee. Bring your picnic rug and choose from a diverse range of cuisines for lunch and try some of the 120 wines from 30 of Mudgee regions top winemakers.
All artists are invited to enter the art prize, whether they are well known or not and artists are invited to create an art piece for public display and sale. This popular art event has been well attended by the community in past years, and many beautiful, original artworks may be purchased on the day.
All artworks must be 12’x12’ in size. Canvases can be picked up from TAP Gallery; 259 Riley St Surry Hills, or you can supply your own canvas. Please not all works must be unframed, on stretched canvas.
Any enquiries call TAP on 0400610440