Thursday, August 24, 2023


Mackay and Whitsunday Life

Art On Show Awards

Winners Announced At Exhibition Opening

The winner of the 2023 Woollam Art on Show Award is one of many local artists to have claimed prizes following the exhibition and awards ceremony at the start of the month.

Stephen Homewood grew up in Mackay, inspired by the colours, animals and birds around him, his work ‘Step into another land’ earning him the Woollam Art on Show Award for 2023.

Read on for a full list of winners.

Woollam Managing Director Craig Percival and overall winner of the Art on Show Award 2023 Stephen Homewood and his work titled ‘Step Into Another Land’

Melissa Broadhurst Coordinator and the Yayoi Kasuma models Baden and Phoebe

Artspace Mackay Director Tracey Heathwood and winning Artist Charlene Attard

Edie, Myra and Lisa Robeig Holmes and Jen Finn

Sarah Challen, Matteo Calisti, and Bonnie McCarthy

Member for Mackay Julieanne Gilbert MP and Frank Gilbert

Artists Chris Langlois, Bradley Short, Tim Allen, and Rhett Brewer

Rebecca Arlott, Lauryn De Pinto, and Kristie Anderson

Vassie Comino and Geoff Daniels

Elliot Tate and Emergent Artist Hailey Said. Photo credit: Leah McLean

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