Winners of the Waverley Art Prize 2015

This runs from 3 July to 12 July, from 10am to 5pm daily.

See the Winners of the 2015 WAP here

With an annual prize pool worth $11,000, the 2015 Waverley Art Prize is open to painting, drawing and printmaking.

This year’s judging panel consists of 2014 Archibald Prize winner, Fiona Lowry and Art Atrium Director and Founder, Simon Chan.

The Winners of the 2015 Waverley Art Prize are:

Winner of the Open Prize $ 6,000 cash sponsored by Waverley Council
Ben Smith , Ascension
15-0260

Winner of the Mayor’s Prize $1,500 cash sponsored by Waverley Council
Sally West, the Tractor – Plein Air
15-0243

Winner of the Oil Prize, $1000 worth of paint, sponsored by Art Spectrum
Ben Smith, Ascension

Highly Commended: Jacqueline Balassa, Grass Tree at Midday

Winner of the Acrylic Prize $1000 worth of paint, sponsored by Matisse Derivan
Marisa Purcell, Possible Worlds II

Highly Commended: Alana Best, Mount Victoria 1

Winner of the Printmaking Prize of $ 500 sponsored by Waverley Woollahra Art School
Daniel Chant, Untitled #13 Security Pattern

Highly Commended: Ben Rak, Harbor Views

Winner of the Drawing Prize of $500 sponsored by Waverley Woollahra Art School
Matilda Mitchell, Woman Peeling Potatoes

Highly Commended: Lynne Sung, Beach Burial #2

The Exhibition runs every day 10am to 5pm at the School of Arts Building, 138 Bondi Road Bondi, until Sunday 12th July. Pick your favorite and vote for the “People’s Choice” prize until the close of the exhibition.

This post was written by Luce Lopez

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