Art exhibition open now

Published on Friday 5 May, 2017


Community members can feast their eyes on more than 180 artworks between Friday 5 May and Friday 12 May, as part of the City of Gosnells Community Art Exhibition and Awards.

Entry to the exhibition is free and visitors can vote for the Primewest People’s Choice Award. All artworks are available for purchase.

This year the City received 184 art pieces from 124 artists with the mediums ranging from watercolour, pastel, pencil, pen, photography, oil, acrylic, digital media, mixed media and sculpture.

The 2017 Community Art Exhibition and Awards include an Overall Award (Acquisitive), which offers a $5,000 cash prize.

There are also $500 cash prizes for each of the following: Oil Award; Acrylic Award; Watercolour Award; Pastel, Pencil and Pen Award; Digital Media Award; Mixed Media Award; Sculpture Award; The City in Focus Award; Local Artist Award; Youth Award (12 to 17 years); and the Primewest People’s Choice Award. Award winners will be announced on 6 May.

The Community Art Exhibition and Awards is proudly sponsored by Primewest and is on display at the Lyal Richardson Hall at The Agonis in Gosnells.