Winner of the 2016 Tasmanian Art Award at Eskleigh

The 2016 Tasmanian Art Award at Eskleigh exhibition was open to the public from Saturday 5 November 2016 to Monday 7 November 2016, 10am to 3.30pm. The Winners of the TAA at Eskleigh were announced at the preview evening held on the 4 November 2016.

The 2016 Tasmanian Art Award at Eskleigh exhibition was open to the public from Saturday 5 November 2016 to Monday 7 November 2016, 10am to 3.30pm.

The Winners of the TAA at Eskleigh were announced at the Preview Evening Cocktail Party held on the 4 November 2015. The Cocktail Party attracted 140 guests with a significant amount of works sold via the tender process.

Thank you to the following sponsors, your assistance is greatly appreciated.

  • Eskleigh Foundation Inc
  • Southern Cross Television
  • The Examiner Newspaper
  • The Launceston Art Society
  • The Capital Chemist Group
  • Goaty Hill Wines
  • Thing Big Signs
  • Flying Colours Printing

                                                                                                                

Winners of the 2016 Tasmanian Art Award at Eskleigh

 

 $8,000 Tasmanian Art Award Winner

Rachel Howell

‘Hill of Queenstown'

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$1,500 Excellence in Watercolour Prize

Graeme Whittle

‘Duck Reach Unfolding'

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$1,000 Sculpture Prize

Philip Gough

‘Pat the Tiger'


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$500 Judges Commendation Prize

Helene Weeding

‘Suspension'

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$500 Judges Commendation Prize

Jessie Pangas

'Coming Home'

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$1,500 Judges Commendation, Launceston Art Society Member Award

Carlene Bullock

'Oke Hampton'

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