2016 NEWCASTLE EMERGING ART PRIZE WINNERS

 

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Overall winner : Maisie Neale ‘Infection’

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Work on paper Joel Latta ‘Rhinoceros + Giraffe’

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Works on paper section winner: Libby Eckersley ‘2M 2.1.1’

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Packers Prize: Karen Tipper ‘Morning Journey’

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Painting Highly commended Cheridan Chard

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Photo-media section winner: Dylan Smyth ‘Harbour’

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3D Sculpture section winner: Nadia Aurisch ‘Suburbs’

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Photomedia Highly Commended Charmaine Evans ‘Human’ with NEAP Photomedia Sponsor Dr Paul Beath.

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Painting section winner: Ellie Kaufmann ‘Spaghetti Western’

THE 16TH ANNUAL

 

NEWCASTLE EMERGING ART PRIZE

We are just 5 days away from the Opening Night and Awards Presentation for NEAP 2016.

This year Newcastle Emerging Artist Prize (NEAP) is proud to announce our judges. Dani Marti (who works across video, installation and public art), Wendy Sharpe (winner of numerous awards including the Archibald, Sulman and Portia Geach) and Ahn Wells (artist, Director Gallery 139 and founder of Independent Galleries Newcastle).

NEAP Opening Night and Award Presentation is from 6pm on Saturday 20th August.  The exhibition will be opened by The Lord Mayor, Cr. Nuatali Nelmes and the awards presented by NAS co-directors, Melissa Bull and Jordan Fardell.

 

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Proudly established by Newcastle Art Space founding members in 2001, NEAP aims to encourage and celebrate the best of Newcastle’s new talent.

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