(Photos: Nguyen Dang. Joel Wolter with Theo Mantalvanos)
After a brilliant official opening for the PPP19 yesterday it is with QG&W’s great pleasure to be able to announce the PPP19 winners.
Geelong Gallery director, Jason Smith and master printer, Bill Young faced the very difficult task of selecting just two works for the PPP19 Winner and Highly Commended awards.
Congratulations to PPP19 winners:
— Joel Wolter first prize winner who receives return economy airfares, accommodation, one week of art/print courses, full access with most materials included at The Scuola Internazionale di Grafica, as well as cash valued to $6,000
— Andrew Totman Highly Commended Award winner, who receives $2,000 cash.
We wish to thank our judges for managing this difficult task and extend a special thanks to Graeme Peebles and our principal and corporate sponsors: The Streeton Family, 360Q, Queenscliff Brewhouse, Direct Recruitment, Oakdene Wines & Shelter Shed
Featuring: new works by PPP17 Winner, Olivia Mazzone
Finalists: Riste Andrievski, Liz Caffin, Elaine Camlin, Clive Dickson, David Fairbairn, David Frazer, Silvi Glattauer, Julie Mia Holmes, Lizzie Horne, Anita Iacovella, Bron Ives, Molly Kamenz, Michele Kershaw, Hyun Ju Kim, Belinda Kopietz, Damon Kowarsky, Steve Lopes, Sorcha Mackenzie, Brett Mallon, Asma Mather, Nicholas Miller, William Murray, Glenda Orr, Jenny Peterson, Sue Poggioli, Anthony Romagnano, Lisa Sewards, Melissa Smith, Ruth Stanton, Georgia Steele, Jennifer Stuerzl, Stephen Tester, Kati Thamo, Andrew Totman (Highly Commended winner), Hilary Warren, Andrew Weatherill, Cleo Wilkinson, Deborah Williams and Joel Wolter (winner PPP19).
Exhibition public dates: Sep 22 – Nov 24, 2019
People’s Choice PPP 2019 winner announcement: online Nov 24 at 4 pm