Waverley Art Prize

Exhibition Dates

6 – 15 July 2018 10 am – 5 pm daily

Public Program

The Value of Art Prizes: Waverley Art Prize 2018 panel discussion

Join artists Maz Dixon, Kevin McKay and Eliza Goss in a open discussion about art prizes and the value of art prizes in building an artistic career. All three panellists are former Waverley Art Prize winning artists.

Date and Time

Sun. 8 July 2018

2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

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The panel is free but registration is essential

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Location

Waverley Woollahra Art School

138 Bondi Road Bondi View Map

Prize Winners

PRIZES Winner Highly Commended
• Waverley Art Prize: $6,000 acquisitive Peter Rush

North Bondi

Megan Seres

Fading into View

• The Mayors Prize: $2,000 acquisitive Zhana Yousef

Atlas Beetle

• Oil Painting Prize: $1000 worth of oil paints sponsored by Art Spectrum, non-acquisitive Monika Behrens Becoming Night
• Acrylic Painting prize: $500 worth of acrylic paints sponsored by Matisse Derivan, non-acquisitive Monique Lovering Ode to the Blue Moon Evelyn Helmer

Abe

• Mixed Media Prize: $500 worth of acrylic paints sponsored by Matisse Derivan, non-acquisitive Louisa Antico

StarDust

Annie Nheu

The Pushback

• Drawing Prize: $500 sponsored by Waverley-Woollahra Art School, non-acquisitive Zhana Yousef

Atlas Beetle

Sandra Kris Becoming
• Printmaking Prize: $500 sponsored by Waverley-Woollahra Art School, non-acquisitive Brenda Tye

Double Self-Portrait

Indivi Bacon

Another Time

About the Waverley Art Prize 2018

With an annual prize pool worth $12,000, the 2018 Waverley Art Prize is open to painting, drawing print & mixed media. Entries open on Monday 19 February 2018 and close on Friday 18 May 2018. This year’s Judges are Adam Simms, Curatorial Director, Liverpool St Gallery & Marisa Purcell, Artist.

2018 Prizes include:

• Waverley Art Prize: $6,000 acquisitive

• The Mayors Prize: $2,000 acquisitive

• People’s Choice Prize: $1000 non-acquisitive

• Oil Painting Prize $1000 worth of oil paints sponsored by Art Spectrum, non-acquisitive

• Acrylic Painting prize $500 worth of acrylic paints sponsored by Matisse Derivan, non-acquisitive

• Mixed Media Prize $500 worth of acrylic paints sponsored by Matisse Derivan, non-acquisitive

• Drawing Prize $500 sponsored by Waverley-Woollahra Art School, non-acquisitive

• Printmaking Prize $500 sponsored by Waverley-Woollahra Art School, non-acquisitive

Waverley Art Prize 2018 Finalists

Louisa Antico Star Dust II
Indivi Bacon Another Time
Jennifer Baird Shangri-la Bondi
Antoinette Barbouttis Ebony
Monika Behrens Becoming Night
Joshua Bullen jenolan caves entrance
Peter Burgess Cause and Effect
Andrew Crooks Nuts and Blossoms in a Chinese Vase
Sally Davis Sally_Davis_Vintage Shop with Enamelware and Street Reflections
Maz Dixon Self Service
Alannah Dreise Femme Fatale
Carrie Fraser #4.3.2/2018
Xavier Ghazi Gaby
Eliza Gosse Fir Tree on New South Head Road
Judith Harvey 234 Required Hours #1
Evelyna Helmer Abe
Amy Jones Tempest
Nicole Kelly Girl in a blue landscape
Sandra Kiris Becoming
Anne Leisner Broughton Street
Monique Lovering Ode to the blue moon
Mari Manoukian Bolshevik Grandmothers Bedroom
Nic Mason Antlers
Kevin McKay Golden Hour
Kevin McKay Heading Home
Heidi Melamed Yellow Purple Imaginary Place
Penelope Metcalf 10am May 8, McKell Park
Frankie Morgan Hassenheide-2
Cat Mueller Girl you’re turning me, inside out. Boy you turn me, upside down.
Anie Nheu The Pushback
Raj Panda Art Party
Aude Parichot Common Thread
claire primrose Before and After 2
Caitlin Reilly Catching Rain
Gail Reingold Centennial
Peter Rush North Bondi
MaryAnn Santin Time II
Megan Seres Fading Into View
Sweet+ Shore Home Valley
Jade Sibinovski Dream Fall
Luciana Smith ‘Eastern Bay Thai Restaurant’
Maggie Stein Going Places, Central Station Sydney
Lilli Stromland Microwave
Moritaka Toko Suzuki Still Life With Mandarins
Samantha Thompson Atomic BOOM
Datsun Tran By jingo!
Brenda Tye Double selfportrait
Sylvie Veness Cycle
Jenni Walker In the Moment #13
Zhana Yussof Untitled

Finalists gallery

Winners will be announced at the official launch of the Waverley Art Prize on Thursday 5 July 2018.