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Art Award and Exhibition

Art Awards 2021

Art Awards 2021

The 45th annual Art Awards exhibition is currently place at Wireless Hill Museum located in beautiful Yagan Mia / Wireless Hill park and showcases artworks by established and emerging West Australian artists, including local talent living in the City of Melville.

Congratulations to the Award winners and to all artists exhibiting this year. 

  • Overall Award (Acquisitive) - Karen Prakhoff Rickman for her artwork, Elegy
  • Second Prize (shared) - Kyle Hughes-Odgers for his artwork Travel as a concept
  • Second Prize (shared) - Lyn Franke for her artwork Wildflowers & Wandoo
  • Aboriginal & Torres Stright Islander Award - Courtney Hill for her artwork Nana Bessie
  • Highly Commended Aboriginal & Torres Straight Islander Award - Kahlie Lockyer for her artwork Nyirdi
  • City of Melville Resident Award - Jo Darvall for her artwork Landscape 1
  • Wireless Hill Theme Award - Jacqueline Watt for her artwork Banksia coccinea
  • Youth Award - Whesley Bennetts for his artwork Shadows
  • Youth Highly Commended Award - Lily Huang for her artwork Morning Dew in Golden Clouds

Congratulations to artist Leanne Pearson for winning this year’s Popular Choice Award with her artwork “Remembrance”.

Thank you so much to all the visitors to this year’s exhibition and for voting in the Popular Choice Award.

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