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EXHIBITION: The Nillumbik Prize 2017


Montsalvat is pleased to announce the finalists for The Nillumbik Prize 2017

Penelope Aitken, Liliana Barbieri, Kellie Joy Barnes, Peter Ben, Janette Bird, Matt Blackwood, Maria Colaidis, Samuel Condon, Stephanie Davies, Magdalena Dmowska, Ella Dunn, Helen Edwards, Annita Furey, Silvi Glattauer, Claudia Gleave, Lloyd Godman, Ev Hales, Siri Hayes, Savina Hopkins, Paul Kalemba, Denise Keele-bedford, Sean Kennedy, Tracey Lamb, Jo Lane, Elyss McCleary, Anna McDermott, Louise Meuwissen, Gabriella Moxey, Terrianne Murray, Gay O’Connor, Irene Pagram, Matthew Quick, Gwen Scott, Jodi Stewart, Linda Swinfield, Camilla Tadich, Ronak Taher, Erin Tappe, Liz Walker and Michelle Williams. 

1st Prize: $5,000 (non-acquisitive) for a contemporary work of excellence in any medium
Two Commendations and a Montsalvat People’s Choice Award, each to the value of $500, will also be awarded

Barn Gallery, 1 June - 30 July

Exhibition Opening: Thursday 1 June, 6.30pm - 8.30pm
All welcome, light refreshments provided
RSVP to Montsalvat on (03) 9439 7712 or montsalvat@montsalvat.com.au
Winners to be announced by prize judge Dr Isobel Crombie, Assistant Director, Collection and Curatorial Management, National Gallery of Victoria

Image: Nillumbik Prize 2016 Winner, Minna Gilligan, All the things that we do for fun (detail), 2015, acrylic, spray paint and collage on canvas, 121cm x 101cm

Image: Nillumbik Prize 2016 Winner, Minna GilliganAll the things that we do for fun (detail), 2015, acrylic, spray paint and collage on canvas, 121cm x 101cm