City of Wanneroo Open Award (acquisitive) $7,500
Artist: Rebecca Dagnall
Media: Archival pigment paper
Category: Photo, Film and Digital Media
Judges' comments: Effective use of light/dark, both literally and thematically. Beautiful presentation, powerful impact, skilful editing, compelling – rewards long viewing.
Best City of Wanneroo Resident - $2,000
Artist: Genevieve Hartney
Title: Understory #1
Media: Acrylic paint
Judges' comments: Very skilful, visually engaging, surprising use of colour, vivid colour, fine detail, intricate application of media.
Highly Commended City of Wanneroo Resident - $1,000
Artist: Corrine Scott Jackson
Title: Precious Things
Media: Acrylic on Carnaby tail feather
Judges' comments: Delicate, restrained, charming, good presentation.
Painting Winner - $1,400
Artist: Elyssa Hunt
Title: Rottnest Landscape
Media: Oil on canvas
Judges' comments: Beautiful light and shadow treatment, good choice of colours.
Painting Highly Commended - $500
Artist: Jo Duval
Media: Oil and encaustic wax
Judges' comments: Beautiful textures, good choice of colours, enjoy the composition, draws in the viewer.
Sculpture Winner - $1,400
Artist: Helen Robins
Media: Stoneware, paper, clay
Judges' comments: Engaging object, compelling texture.
Sculpture Highly Commended - $500
Artist: Natasha Adamson
Title: Echoes of Eternity
Media: Fused glass and plywood
Judges' comments: Skilful construction, especially the glass element.
Works on Paper overall - $1,400
Artist: Linda Fardoe
Title: Mindscape Blues
Judges' comments: Immersive, intricate, conveys drama of Australian landscape.
Works on Paper Highly Commended - $500
Artist: Shelley Cowper
Title: Portholes and Portals, Nightwatch III
Media: Etching, relief, collagraph, lino-cut
Judges' comments: Delicate etchings, beautiful presentation.
Photo, Film and Digital Media Winner - $1,400
Artist: Susan Moss
Title: Down the S Bend
Judges' comments: Complex, intricate composition, technically proficient, great use of perspective.
Photo, Film and Digital Highly Commended - $500
Artist: Jeremy Blank
Title: Yaberoo Budjara (Djeran)
Media: Plein air iPad drawing/ digital print
Judges' comments: Evocative of Australian bush.