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PRIZES | PARAMOR PRIZE

Join us February 18 for the exhibition opening, a free event beginning at 6pm.


We are thrilled to announce the finalists for the 2017 Paramor Prize!

Yvette Hamilton

Caroline Rothwell

Britt Salt

Kailum Graves

Mehwish Iqbal

James Nguyen

Provoked

Nuha Saad

Valerie Restarick

Laura Delaney

Susannah Williams and Warren Armstrong

Matthew James

Tina Barahanos

Fiona Kerr Gedson

Owen Leong

Emma Fielden

Lee Bethel

Helen Amanatiadis

Len Hurley

Sardar Sinjawi

Megan McPherson

Rebecca Brady and Pamela Rodoreda 

Julian Talarico

Katy Plummer

Patrick Cremin

Atanas Djonov

Marian Abboud

Ben Denham

Angela Tiatia

Amala Groom


Meet the Judges

Luke Paramor, son of the prize namesake and renowned local artist Wendy Paramor, donated a significant collection of her work to CPAC. Luke lives and works in Newcastle with his wife and children.

2016 Paramor Prize winner Erica Seccombe is a lecturer and PhD candidate at the Australian National University School of Art. She was recently awarded the prestigious 2017 Capital Arts Patrons CAPO Fellowship. Her practice spans from traditional and photographic print media to experimental digital platforms using frontier scientific visualisation software.

Dr George (Poonkhin) Khut is an artist and interaction-designer working across the fields of electronic art, design and health. His body-focussed interactive and participatory artworks use biosensing technologies to re-frame experiences of embodiment, health and subjectivity. 


Banner Credit: Susanna Strati, Wreath #2, 2013, Communion breads, copper, paper, graphite, ink, silk 
(Image courtesy of artist)

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