2019 Somerset Bendigo Bank Art Award Winners

$5000 Best of Show – Margaret Underdown, ‘Home Paddock

$1000 Photography Prize – Gerry O’Connor, ‘Warren Palmer Artist’

Highly Commended Photography – Linda McPhee ‘The Second Best Café in Town’ and Wayne Gillis ‘Satin Bower Bird Male’

$1000 3D Prize – Mela Cooke, ‘Swim Squad’

Highly Commended 3D – Russell Solomon, ‘Have They Always Been Here’ and Carol Forster, ‘Love Not War’

$1000 Painting/Works on paper Prize – Owen Hutchison, ‘ The Long Flight…and some stars fell into the sea.

$750 Painting/Works on paper Prize – Charmaine Davis, ‘Mountain’

Highly Commended Painting/Works on paper -  Clay Dawson, ‘Ships in the Night’ and Odessa Mahony de Vries ‘Sea view’

$1000 Hetty Van Boven Textile Award – Elisabeth Czaia, ‘Afternoon Shadow’

Highly Commended Textile – Wendy Houston, ‘Dear Stag’ and Jodie Wade, ‘Grass Trees’

$500 Susan Cory Contemporary Prize – Sharon McKenzie, ‘Woven Destiny 3’

$500 Youth Prize – Aneldi Van Wyk, ‘My Identity’

$500 Somerset Artist Prize – Marcel Desbiens, ‘Transition’

People’s Choice – Kathy Ellem, Edges