The BCAC Members’ Art Prize (MAP) is an annual art prize open to members of the Bellingen Community Arts Council. It has a generous prize pool donated from supportive local businesses and friends of the Nexus Gallery.
2018 Members’ Art Prize
BCAC Members’Art Prize annual exhibition was held at the Nexus Community Gallery opening on Sunday June 24 until Friday July 20 2018
The 73 entries across four categories were judged by Shellie Kelly and Trevor Weeks.
The Affirmation Grand Prize of $2000 was won by Sally Hook with her sculpture “Azel”
Painting $500 from the BCAC “The Abiding Troth” by Gregory Coates
Works on Paper $500 from the BCAC “Green Sea” by Bronwyn Rodden
Photographic and Digital $500 from the BCAC “Late for the Manly Ferry” by John Bennett
3D $500 from the BCAC “Ships of the Way- The Way Windward by Sue Gorrell
“To the Escarpment” by Robyn Simon
“A Gentle Breeze Ruffles the Water of the Wetland” by Shea
“Time Passes- the Pinboards Memory” by Philip Senior
The People’s Choice Prize $500 from the Woodcraft Gallery and the BCAC was announced on 22 July and won by Shea with “A Gentle Breeze Ruffles the Water of the Wetland
The BCAC is most grateful to Affirmations Publishing House and the Woodcraft Gallery for their continued support of the Members’ Art prize