The 2017 Art Show is Over! But we'll be back in 2018!
Thanks to all who made it a great success and our largest show ever!
And the 2017 Winners were....
People's Choice: Hugh Adamson for 'V6, Old V6, 50cc Single'
Best in Show: Mike Barr "Autumn Morning - Currie St"
Best Oil or Acrylic: Joshua Baldwin "Colline At Pennington Bay"
Best Watercolour or Other Medium: Kevin Stead "Green Tree Frog"
Best Photograph, Sculpture or Pottery : Carol Forster "Shell We Have Tea At The Beach?"
A Difficult Task
Andrew Baines goes about the hard task of selecting the prize winners.
Great Opening Night.
On a great opening night, compered by Anne Wills, a large crowd witnessed the unveiling of the prize winners!
Art Judge Andrew Baines provided an insightful and personal analysis of why he awarded the prizes he did.
Deputy Mayor, Elizabeth Fricker, Town of Walkerville, provided the following statement
“Walkerville Council is very proud to offer its ongoing support for this important arts event our community.
The Walkerville Art show supports Council’s vision for a vibrant local culture, inspired by diversity and inclusivity.
These cultural events bring people together and create opportunities for them to feel connected to their community.
I believe the benefits of this annual Art show are immeasurable and far-reaching. Whether you are a supporter of the arts or an arts maker – the wellbeing benefits of creative experiences for individuals and communities are well-known and documented. This is why the Art Show matters to our community and why Council is so proud to support it.”
The 2015 Walkerville Art Show on YouTube
Friday 6th October to Saturday 14th October 2017 St. Andrew's School Hall Church Terrace, Walkerville, South Australia