ASPI Easter Weekend Exhibition Results For 2022

There was a buzz of excitement on Thursday evening, 14th April, as artists, friends and sponsors gathered at Newhaven College for the Opening of the ASPI Easter Weekend 2022 Art Exhibition.

Curated by Warren Nichols and Lois Green, the show was outstanding. This year’s Judge was David O’Halloran from Latrobe Regional Gallery and he awarded the following-

Best in Show: Ysabel Dior.  (Sponsored by Bendigo Community Bank).

Best Painting: Carolyne Jane.  (Sponsored by Phillip Island RSL) 

Sustainable Future Award: Margaret Carr. (Sponsored by Westernport Water).

Best Other Medium: Miranda Sage (Sponsored by Chemmart Cowes).

Best Wearable Art: Deborah Wearne (Sponsored by Turn the Page & Flowers of Phillip Island) 

There were five Highly Commended Awards that were also sponsored by the Bendigo Community Bank and the successful artists were Lynda Horsborough, Beverley Watson, Andrew Smith, Bruce Wearne and Margaret Knight.

Special acknowledgement was made by the Society President, Miranda Sage, of Newhaven College for providing such a wonderful venue. A Community Grant from Bass Coast Shire also assisted with staging the event.

The successful exhibition was due to the countless hours put in by ASPI members, friends and families under the leadership of Gay Mosby. Congratulations to all.

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