2017 Award Results

  • Impressions Supreme Award: Sally Barron, "Violet II"
  • PANZ Nelson Bays Best Pastel: Vicki Jackson, "Solace"
  • Winsor & Newton Merit Award: Gavin Chai, "Falling Particles Under Light and Shadow"
  • Golden Artist Colour Merit Award: Rhonye Mcilroy, "Conflict,Capt.J.Cook Poverty Bay New Zealand 8 October 1769"
  • Daler Rowney Merit Award: Christine Wingels, "Maturation".
  • NBS Peoples Choice Award: Vicki Jackson, "Solace"

 

 

Impressions are proud to sponsor this national art award
open to all New Zealand residents

 

The 2017 Awards were organised and managed by the newly-formed Tasman Art Focus Group. This year’s organising panel was led by nationally recognised Ruby Coast artist printmaker, Graeme Stradling and supported by fellow artist Glenys Forbes. Lewis Della Bosca of Impressions also provided input into the group.

"Violet II" by Sally Barron

"Violet II" by Sally Barron

 
 
"Solace" by Vicki Jackson

"Solace" by Vicki Jackson

"Falling Particles Under Light and Shadow" by Gavin Chai

"Falling Particles Under Light and Shadow" by Gavin Chai

"Conflict, Capt. J Cook, Poverty Bay, New Zealand, 8 Oct. 1769" by Rhonye Mcilroy

"Conflict, Capt. J Cook, Poverty Bay, New Zealand, 8 Oct. 1769" by Rhonye Mcilroy

"Maturation" by Christine Wingels

"Maturation" by Christine Wingels

 

 

Exhibition Opening and Awards Presentations.