The Winner of the Premier Award is Stefan Roberts for his work, 'Harper River - Waterlog - 92mls': Pigment and ink on paper.
The Zinni Douglas Merit Award: Sam Montgomery with his work, 'Anti - Social Expression' : MDF, 12 Gauge shotgun, builder's bog.
The Michael Evans Figurative Award went to Susanne Kerr for her work, 'Undermined': Gouache on Hahnemuhle 300gsm watercolour paper.
Huge thanks to this year's Selector and Judge Noel Ivanoff, sponsors Walker & Hall and The Skin Institute. Many thanks to the support of Casita Miro, Booklovers Cottage, all the volunteers and everyone who attended. Congratulations to all the finalists, so lovely to see you all, family and friends in the gallery.
Opening last night also: He Poutama ki Te Ao Marama - Anton Forde in the Small Gallery and Denis O'Connor - The Archive Bar Revisited in the Annex.
Be sure not to miss these exhibitions running until 11 November. Gallery hours 10 - 4 everyday!