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OFFICIAL OPENING AND AWARDS PRESENTATION OF THE VAS SPRING SELECT EXHIBITION 2022


View the 2022 Spring Exhibition Online Here

VAS SPRING SELECT EXHIBITION 2022 WINNERS

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VAS SPRING SELECT EXHIBITION 2022 FIRST PRIZE

Mary Hyde VAS with her winning painting of 'Low Tide Under the Footbridge, Staithes, UK,' in Oil

Winner of the Gordon Moffatt AM Spring 1st prize

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VAS SPRING SELECT EXHIBITION 2022 SCULPTURE FIRST PRIZE

Judith Leman FVAS with her winning sculpture titled 'Empty Saddles at Gunfire, World War One', in Bronze

Winner of the VAS Council Sculpture 1st prize

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Last night the Victorian Artists Society officially opened the annual VAS Spring Select Exhibition 2022 and presented the Gordon Moffatt AM Spring Prizes and the Victorian Artists Society Spring Sculpture Prizes.

The VAS Spring Select Exhibition 2022 features the Gordon Moffatt AM Spring Prizes for: 1st prize, $400, 2nd prize, $250, 3rd prize, $100, and the VAS Council Sculpture prizes for: Sculpture 1st prize, $150, Sculpture 2nd prize, $100.

The Spring Select Exhibition is third of the VAS Select Exhibitions held each year by the Victorian Artists Society. Votes cast by exhibiting artists at each of the VAS Select Exhibitions are used to decide the list of candidates for the Victorian Artists Society Mavis Little Artist of the Year Exhibition at the end of the year.

The Spring exhibition was judged by highly acclaimed artist and Twenty Melbourne Painters Society Group member, Amanda Hyatt. You can read about Amanda's art practice here.

FIRST PRIZE WINNER

Mary Hyde VAS—'Low Tide Under the Footbridge', Oil

SECOND PRIZE WINNER

Gregory R Smith VAS FVAS—'Inner Circle of Friends' Oil

THIRD PRIZE WINNER

Des Parkin VAS—'Thinking Time', Oil

FIRST PRIZE WINNER SCULPTURE

Judith Leman FVAS—'Empty Saddles at Gunfire, World War One', Bronze

SECOND PRIZE WINNER SCULPTURE

Fred Toumayan VAS—'Balls and Circles', Wood

HIGHLY COMMENDED ARTWORKS

Chris White—'Spring Floods, Walwa', Oil

Angeline Bartholomeusz—'Beyond', Acrylic

Maria Radun—'Catch the Light and Shine', Oil on Canvas

Wendy Round—'More than a Pair', Oil

Ted Dansey VAS FVAS—'Serenity', Watercolour

Rachel Dettmann Smith VAS—'Miriam at 17 Months', Oil
 


Second Prize

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Gregory R Smith VAS FVAS—'Inner Circle of Friends' Oil

Winner of the Gordon Moffatt AM Spring 2nd prize

Third Prize

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Des Parkin VAS—'Thinking Time', Oil

Winner of the Gordon Moffatt AM Spring 3rd prize


VAS SPRING SELECT EXHIBITION 2022 SCULPTURE SECOND PRIZE

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Fred Toumayan VAS with his sculpture titled 'Balls and Circles', in Wood

Winner of the VAS Council Sculpture 2nd prize


VAS SPRING SELECT EXHIBITION 2022 HIGHLY COMMENDED ARTISTS

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Angeline Bartholomeusz with her painting titled 'Beyond', in Acrylic


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Ted Dansey VAS FVAS with his painting titled 'Serenity', in Watercolour


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Rachel Dettmann Smith VAS—'Miriam at 17 Months', Oil


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Maria Radun with her painting titled 'Catch the Light and Shine', in Oil on Canvas


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Wendy Round and her painting titled 'More than a Pair', in Oil


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Chris White with his painting titled 'Spring Floods, Walwa', in Oil


VAS SPRING SELECT EXHIBITION 2022
YOUNG ARTIST PROGRAM

Ashley Tonelli with her painting titled 'Clouds', in Oil
Haileybury College (City Campus)
Year 12 Studio Arts 2022

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