The inaugural Carlingford Community Art Show is now open - view it online 24/7 at carlingfordcommunityartshow.com.au.
Organised by the Rotary Club of Carlingford, the Community Art Show proudly supports the Australian arts industry, with proceeds donated to two beneficiaries, Parramatta Mission and Grace's Place.
Check out the online gallery today - all original artworks are available for sale, so why not purchase fantastic additions for your home, office or business, or one of a kind Christmas gifts for family and friends!
A wide variety of themes, styles and mediums are showcased as more than 400 quality artworks by Australian artists were submitted to the art show. At least 50% of entries were from NSW, 40% from Victoria and 5% each from SA and Queensland.
An Opening Night was held on Tuesday 24th November via a Zoom broadcast featuring well-known Australian artist Ken Done, who volunteered his time to judge four categories:
Works on Paper Category
Winner ADRIAN "JACK" NEILL (VIC) – "The Algerians"
Highly Commended DANNI LIU (NSW) – "Having a Rest"
Winner DI BRESCIANI (VIC) – "Botanic Gardens Sketch"
Highly Commended ASA LETOURNEAU (VIC) – "Neil"
Contemporary & Indigenous Category
Winner OTTO FISCHER (NSW) – "When?"
Highly Commended EVA MILLER (VIC) – "Composition with Shapes"
Students (Years 9 to 12) Category
Winner ALYSSA SECKINGER-CROW (VIC) – "Brilliantly Alive"
Highly Commended ANGELA WANG (NSW) – "Butterflies on My Mind"
Highly Commended JESSICA HONOR (NSW) – "After the Fire – Govetts Leap"
The winners shared $5000 in prize money, which was generously raised by event sponsors Firequip, Cornerstone Health Support, Beecroft Smiles and James Stevenson Horticulture, along with several Rotarians from the Rotary Club of Carlingford.
Held online, the Carlingford Community Art Show offers a unique platform for local artists to showcase their talents and for art lovers to purchase unique artworks from the comfort of their home. Each artwork will be carefully packaged and sent directly from the artist to the purchaser.
Purchase thoughtful gifts for your loved ones this Christmas and raise vital funds for Parramatta Mission, who provide support for men and women affected by domestic violence and Grace's Place, a residential trauma recovery centre being built at Doonside for children who are affected by homicide of family members.
Enjoy the exhibition and put some art in your online shopping cart today! All artwork will be available for sale to the public from www.carlingfordcommunityartshow.com.au until December 18th 2020.
All artwork will be available for sale to the public from www.carlingfordcommunityartshow.com.au until December 18th 2020.