Annual Awards

The Townsville Art Society has held an annual or biannual Arts exhibition since its inception, and The Townsville Art Society’s Awards Exhibition is now a major exhibition in the cultural life of the City.
Held in the City of Townsville’s Perc Tucker Regional Gallery, it provides an opportunity for North Queensland artists, who are affiliated with an Art Society in North Queensland, to display their work in a major gallery and also to compete for the Awards.

 

 

The Townsville Art Society Inc gratefully acknowledges all of our sponsors for these prestigious Awards. 

 

Click HERE for the CONDITIONS OF ENTRY.

Click HERE for the ENTRY FORM.

Click HERE for LABELS to attach to artwork/s.

 

 

 

The 63rd Townsville Art Society Awards entries are on display in the Perc Tucker Regional Gallery, Flinders Street until 28 October 2018. 

 

The 63rd Townsville Art Award Winners are:

 

CATEGORY

 

AWARD PRIZE AND SPONSOR

 

WINNER

 

Award 1st Prize Overall

(non acquisitive)

$1000 - Top Frames

and

$2000 - Townsville Art Society

Margaret Crawford

An Incandescent Moment

 

Award 2nd Prize Overall

 

$1000 - Lendlease

and

$500 - Townsville Art Society

Pat Lowth

In the Fields They Lay

 

Award 3rd Prize Overall

 

$500 - PDS Condition Monitoring Services

and

$500 - Townsville Art Society

Emily Hill

Inspired by Margaret Olley

 

Section B Miniatures Award

 

$500 - McDonalds

 

Laura Castell

Seated Figure

Highly Commended Group 1 Award

Works on Canvas

$200 - Townsville Yacht Club

 

Donna Beningfield

Broken Birds

 

Highly Commended Group 1 Award

Works on Canvas

$250 – Liquitex Product donated by JASCO

Jenny Finn

The Bee Gees

 

Highly Commended Group 2 Award

Works on Paper

$200 - Townsville Rentals

Ros Jones

Hindsight

 

Highly Commended Group 2 Award

Works on Paper

$200 voucher - Just Frames

Emily Hill

Impressed

Highly Commended Group 3 Award

Encaustic, 3D, photographic, digital, woodwork etc

$150 -Scott Stewart MP

 

and

 

$50 - Townsville Art Society

Leela Chakravarti

Earth Ocean Fire

Highly Commended Group 3 Award

Encaustic, 3D, photographic, digital, woodwork etc

$250 – Voucher for Townsville Art and Framing supplied by Townsville Art Society

Ros Jones

Left Wanting

Highly Commended Miniatures Award

$200 Voucher- Top Frames

Margaret Crawford

Granadilla

People’s Choice Award

$200 Voucher – Dootown

Jeanette Selwood

Growing Up