The Waller (2018)

The Waller Art Prize (2018) - Inaugural Art Prize & Exhibition

Designed to attract some of Australia’s finest contemporary artists and high calibre works, The Waller Art Prize, an inaugural art prize and exhibition, was first held in October, 2018 at Trades Hall, Bendigo.

Every year the BendArts Festival invites artists to submit entries for the The Waller Art Prize. The most outstanding works, as judged by the selection panel, is awarded an non-acquisitive cash prize pool of $5,000. The Prize was initiated by in honour of Bendigo Artist & BendArts founder Hugh Waller (1959 - 2017).

First Place

The Waller Art Prize (2018). First Place. Patricia Van Lubeck 'The Shy One'

Second Place

The Waller Art Prize (2018). Second Place. Chloe Neath 'Mama Alto

Union Studio Prize

The Waller Art Prize (2018). Union Studio Prize. Ceardai Demelza 'Wasp Woman

People's Choice

The Waller Art Prize (2018). Peoples Choice. Kain White 'Explorer'