The exhibition is located in the Boardwalk Gallery on the water’s edge, adjacent to Pier One Restaurant & Bar – showing for four days only, May 19th to 21st 2017, 10am – 6pm.
The winner will be announced on Wednesday night May 17th 2017. The Wrest Point Art Awards and Exhibition showcases some of Tasmanian’s best and emerging artists with all works available for purchase.
In 2017 there will be one prize only of $13,000 and a people’s choice award. The winning art is acquired by Federal Group and many past winners are on display.
This annual exhibition supports the Royal Hobart Hospital, providing artwork of their choosing for public areas around the hospital.
2016 Winner Helene Weeding, Liminal Landscape
2016 People’s Choice Winner Peter Barraclough, Cloudy Bay