Blooming Arts

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Blooming Arts Exhibition

An art exhibition by people with a disability!

Inner West Council proudly presents the twelfth year of Blooming Arts and invites you to the exhibition opening, timed to coincide with International Day of People with a Disability, celebrated every year on 3 December.

Opening: Saturday 2 December, 1-3pm

Location: Chrissie Cotter Gallery - Pidcock St, Camperdown
Running Dates: Saturday 2 December to  Sunday 17 December, 2017
Opening Times: Thursdays to Sundays, 11am – 4pm

Congratulations to all of the artists who were awarded prizes at the Blooming Arts opening:

  • Blooming Arts Mentoring Prize - an opportunity for an Inner West Artist to attend Sydney College of the Arts, valued at $1500

    Awarded to Jayanto Damanik Tan

  • The Judges Choice Award - $500 in art supplies. Vera Ann Hannaford Dennis Croft and Clr Anna York 360

      Awarded to Dennis Croft

  • The Packer’s Choice Award - $100 art supplies.

       Stefanos Manias

  • 2 x Highly Commended - $50 in art supplies

    Angelina McInerney-Goto
    Kayl Cocks                                            

  • 3  x Commended - 48 Pack Micador Soft Pastels

    Livonne Larkins
    Annelise Farrell
    David Tiedman

Pictured right: Former Deputy Mayor, Vera Ann Hannaford, Artist Dennis Croft who won the Judges Choice Award and Inner West Council Councillor Anna York.

Visit the exhibition and vote for your favourite to win the People’s Choice Award - $200 in art supplies   

  • Exhibition Opening times: Thursdays to Sundays, 11am – 4pm, until Sunday 17 December, 2017  

Thankyou to Tilly’s Art Supplies in Rozelle for their Sponsorship of the People's Choice, Highly Commended and the Packer's Choice Awards.   

Tom Mackellar - Thorne and Self PortraitBlooming Arts Mentoring Prize

A panel of judges will assess those artists that have registered their interest in applying for the chance to win the Mentoring Prize.

The Blooming Arts Mentoring Prize offers one artist the opportunity to further develop and enhance their creative talents through a mentoring opportunity, to the value of $1500, developed in collaboration with Sydney College of the Arts, based in Rozelle.

Please note that the Blooming Arts Mentoring Prize is open to Inner West* artists only.

*Inner West is defined as the suburbs in the following Local Government Areas:  Inner West, Burwood, Canada Bay, and Strathfield.

Image: Tom Mackellar-Thorne, the 2015 Blooming Arts Mentoring Prize Winner with his self portrait. Photo by Maria Fitzpatrick

2017 Prizes

  • Blooming Arts Mentoring Prize - an opportunity for an Inner West Artist to attend Sydney College of the Arts, valued at $1500.
  • The Judges Choice Award - $500 in art supplies (sponsored by Tilly's Art Supplies).
  • People’s Choice Award - $200 in art supplies
  • The Packer’s Choice Award - $100 art supplies
  • Secondary School Artist's Prize - $100 in art supplies
  • Highly Commended - $50 in art supplies

Further Information

Please contact bronwyn.tuohy@innerwest.nsw.gov.au or 9392 5758.

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