Project Description

NEWS | ROBERT ANDREW | FINALIST IN THE 2016 R&M MCGIVERN PRIZE FOR PAINTING

We would like to congratulate ROBERT ANDREW for being selected into the R&M McGivern Prize.

The 2016 prize theme is text. Given the rapid developments in the way we communicate, it is timely to consider the role of text in art.

The R & M McGivern Prize was established by the will of the late Muriel Evelyn McGivern and is a legacy of Muriel’s support of the arts in Maroondah. In accordance with the will, the prize is awarded by the Perpetual Trustee Company every three years.

Other exhibiting artists include: Vernon Ah Kee (QLD), Benjamin Aitken (VIC), Robert Andrew (QLD), Peter Atkins (VIC), Chris Bond (VIC), Angela Brennan (VIC), Janet Burchill(VIC), Jon Campbell (VIC), Evelyn Coleman (VIC), Sarah crowEST (VIC), Kate Daw (VIC), Sandra Eterovic (VIC), Christine Fontana (VIC), Gavin Fry (NSW), Katherin Hattam (VIC), Rachael Haynes (QLD), Gordon Hookey (QLD), Peter James Smith (VIC), Alice Lang (QLD), Dane Lovett (VIC), Daniel McKewen (QLD), Ilya Milstein (VIC), Rose Nolan (VIC), Elizabeth Newman (VIC), Kenny Pittock (VIC), Texta Queen (VIC), and Alan Young (TAS).

The finalist exhibition will be held at ArtSpace at Realm from September 16 – November 20, 2016

Please Visiting the ARTS IN MAROONDAH WEBSITE for more information.