Rutherglen Art Show ‘Tastes of Art’

Arts Rutherglen Art Show

Arts Rutherglen has been proud to host Tastes of Art 2018.  Thank you to all of our artists who entered and the sponsors who without your involvement, we could not have made this happen.

Prize winners:

 Work on Paper –

 First Prize –  Vida Pearson, title of artwork – ‘New Holland in Grevillia’ Catalogue No. 256

 Highly Commended – Colina Grant, title of artwork – ‘Merimbula Melaleakus’ Catalogue No. 90

Highly Commended – Rhonda Parcel, title of artwork – ‘Winter’ Catalogue No. 250

Oil/Acrylic/Mixed Media –

First Prize – Do Noble, title of artwork – ‘Ovens River’ Catalogue No. 237

Highly Commended – Carol Stewart, title of artwork – ‘Crysanthemum’ Catalogue No. 334

Highly Commended – Janet Leith, title of artwork – ‘Sonia on the Rock’ Catalogue No. 187

Highly Commended – Joy Schmidt, title of artwork – ‘Natural Colour’ Catalogue No. 310

Photography –

First Prize – Duanne Anderson, title of photo – ‘Forlorn’ Catalogue No. 22

Highly Commended – Ushi Grant, title of photo – ‘High Country 2’ Catalogue No. 94


First Prize – Simon Pankhurst, title of sculpture – ‘Which Way Now?’ Catalogue No. 248

Highly Commended – David Doyle, title of sculpture – ‘Magpie Season’ Catalogue No. 68

  1. Oil/Acrylic/Mixed Media – winner received $500 thanks to Campbells Wines and Riot Art & Craft
  2. Work on Paper – winner received $500 thanks to Hargraves Ambrose & Co, Frame N Art and Riot Art & Craft
  3. Photography – winner received $500 thanks to Alkermi Photography and Raleigh Electrics
  4. Sculpture – winner receives $500 thanks to Arts Rutherglen

Vouchers valued at $200 were awarded for Highly Commended Artworks. Also a People’s Choice Award was announced after the show.

The Opening Cocktail Party was held on Friday 9 March and commenced at 6.30pm where delicious finger food and local wines were provided and guests had the opportunity to view the works of the many talented artists. Exhibition prize winners were announced on the night.


For more information please contact Joy: 0419 431 268 or Bernie 0434 168 425.
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Thank you to our sponsors for generously donating towards our Art Show prize money.

Campbells of Rutherglen   Hargraves Ambrose & Co Solicitors
   Raleigh Electrics  Riot Art Supplies
 The Wicked Villa  Alkermi