PĀTAKA FRIENDS ART AWARDS 2019
23 August – 22 September 2019
Bottle Creek Gallery, Pātaka
The Pātaka Friends Art Awards is an annual exhibition that is made up of entries from artists working or studying in Porirua and produced in the 12 months leading up to the exhibition.
Artists working in the areas of photography, ceramics, painting and sculpture have featured strongly in previous years, but all manner of media can be used.
Prizes for this year’s art awards include:
$1000 Open Award sponsored by The Smith Family
$750 Highly Commended Award sponsored by Tommy’s Real Estate Mana
$750 Jane Hyder Painting Award
$500 First Entry Award sponsored by Leina Isno
The Creativity and Promise Award: 6 month Level 4 Certificate Programme at The Learning Connexion
$500 Viewer’s Choice Award: Sponsored By the Friends of Pātaka
5th August: Deadline for registration/entry form.
22nd August: Opening and announcement of awards.
23rd August: Exhibition open to the public.
22nd September: Viewer’s Choice Award announcement.