Our 66th Annual Exhibition and Sale – 19-21 October 2018

Our 66th annual exhibition will be held at Box Hill Lower Town Hall on 19-21 October 2018.

This is our major Exhibition for the year. Members of the Whitehorse Arts Association also exhibit with us.

Entry is open to all current financial members (as at 31 July 2018) and tutors of Box Hill Art Group and Whitehorse Arts Association.

Apologies for the reflections and cropping of the photos below.

The winners are:

Best in Show – Mayors Prize – Spring Street Shadows – Colin Foster

1st Prize Oil/Acrylic – Jules on Watch – Bron Elmore

2nd Prize Oil/Acrylic – Afternoon Stroll, Sandy Point – Maureen Harris Smith

3rd Prize Oil/Acrylic – Boats, Cornwall – Jude Marganis

1st Prize Works on Paper – Golden ‘mums – Helen Permazel

2nd Prize Works on Paper – Cloudy Commotion – Stefan Carey

3rd Prize Works on Paper – Paying the Bill, Whitemark Pub – Robin Wren





Highly Commended Oil/Acrylic
Chris – Eric Harvey

Gees – Find the Odd One Out – Natalie Dobrovski

Daisy Delight – Joanna Coleman

Highly Commended Works on Paper
Portrait of Jon – Rosemary Price

Ellie – Wilma Howell Fox

Deep Sea Coral – Mia Davison

Some shots from Opening Night

Important Dates for exhibitors and visitors:

  • Entry forms due – 5 October 2018
  • Hanging – Friday 19 October 2018 – 9:00 am – 11:00 am
  • Opening and Award Presentations – Friday 19 October 2018 – 8:00 pm
  • Opening hours – Saturday 20 October 2018 –  10:00 am – 5:00 pm – $4 entry
  • Opening hours – Sunday 21 October 2018 – 10:00 am – 4:00 pm – $4 entry
  • Collect paintings – Sunday 21 October 2018 – 4:00 pm – 4:45 pm

Venue: Lower Box Hill Town Hall

Awards: Best in Show, Best Oil/Acrylic, Best Work on Paper and the People’s Choice Award.

The ‘Best in Show’ is a single Award. The winner receives the Whitehorse City Council Prize which is a monetary prize and Certificate.
The Best Oil/Acrylic, Best on Paper Awards are for First Prize, Second Prize and at the Judge’s discretion, Highly Commended. First Prize and Second Prize winners receive a Certificate and a voucher from our sponsors for art materials or framing. Highly Commended artists receive a Certificate.

The Annual Exhibition will be judged by Mike Kowalski and awards will be presented on Opening night.

Current financial members (as of 31 July 2018) of Box Hill Art Group or Whitehorse Arts Association may contest all of these Awards.

Paintings are for sale at this exhibition

Article in the Whitehorse Leader Newspaper 15 October 2018