con.ceit '18 CORANGAMARAH ACQUISITIVE ART PRIZE OPENING 2018
Our thanks to our Judge and the Panel for their amazing contribution in deciding firstly those to be accepted as finalists and then the Winners. Your time and consideration is most appreciated.
Left is a compilation of Sarah Schmidt's notes on her reasons for the final choices.
$10,000 Acquisitive Prize Winner: Penny Mason. 'Hollows and Light'. Watercolour on paper
$500 Small Art Prize Winner: Robert J Williams 'The End of the Grind'. Watercolour
Colac Area Health 'Packer's' Prize Winner: Katherine Gailer 'Daughter of Earth' Oil and genuine gold leaf on linen.
Highly Commended: Kim Anderson 'The Bush Maid' Charcoal, pen, ink, and pastel on paper.
Highly Commended: Marion Manifold 'Fragments- The Stone Axe' Linocut and gouache
Highly Commended: Harley Manifold 'The Guard Dog' Oil on canvas board.