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1st December, 2019

2019 MAVIS LITTLE ARTIST OF THE YEAR AWARD


Celebration of the Completion of the Heritage and
National Trust Listed Building Restoration
in conjunction with the Presentation of the
 
2019 MAVIS LITTLE ARTIST OF THE YEAR AWARD
sponsored by the Hansen Little Foundation
 
and the Victorian Artists Society
2019 SCULPTOR OF THE YEAR AWARD
 
Exhibition Dates
Viewing until Monday 2 December 2019 at 4pm
 
Frater, Hammond and McCubbin Galleries
 
 
 
Photography and video Ron Smith
 
View the official opening of the restored Heritage Listed Building and the 2019 Mavis Little Artist of the Year Award
Click HERE or the image above for the 2 minute video of the event 
 
Last night, with over 180 guests, sponsors and supporters in attendance, the Victorian Artists Society proudly celebrated the official opening of the restored Heritage and National Trust Listed building, following the four-year $2.5 million heritage restoration.  
 
In conjunction with the celebrations for the official opening of the building, the Victorian Artists Society announced Jennifer Fyfe as the winner of the prestigious 2019 Mavis Little Artist of the Year Award, sponsored by the Hansen Little Foundation, and Ellen Jenkins as the winner of the 2019 Victorian Artists Society Sculptor of the Year Award.
 
Julian Bruere was announced as the winner of the 2019 Members Choice Award sponsored by Design Framing, with Ron Reynolds announced as the winner of the 2019 Exhibitors Choice Award sponsored by Noel Waite AO.
 
Eileen Mackley AM, President of the Victorian Artists Society said we are honoured to receive the generous sponsorship for the prestigious 'Mavis Little Artist of the Year Award' by The Hansen Little Foundation.
 
Members of the Little Family and the Hansen Little Foundation attended the opening of the Exhibition and the announcement of the winner of the 2019 Mavis Little Artist of the Year Award.
 
Jennifer Fyfe - Winner of the 2019 Mavis Little Artist of the Year Award
 
Left: Jennifer Fyfe was presented as the winner of the 2019 Mavis Little Artist of the Year Award by Hannah Little from the Hansen Little Foundation.
 
 
'Bringing in the Catch' by Jennifer Fyfe
 
 
' At my Table' oil on linen by Jennifer Fyfe
 
'Waiting to Bat' oil on linen by Jennifer Fyfe
 
Ellen Jenkins - Winner of the 2019 Victorian Artists Society
 Sculptor of the Year Award
 
Ellen Jenkins - Winner of the 2019 Victorian Artists Society Sculptor of the Year Award with her sculpture titled 'Eddy' .
 
 
'The Mob ' white raku by Ellen Jenkins
 
'Eddy' clay by Ellen Jenkins
 
Julian Bruere - Winner 2019 Members Choice Award sponsored by Design Framing
 
Julian Bruere - Winner 2019 Members Choice Award sponsored by Design Framing with his watercolour titled ' A Light to the Right' .
 
 
'A Light to the Right' watercolour by Julian Bruere
 
 
'A Lonely Beach VAS'
watercolour by Julian Bruere
 
'Sea Arch, Tasman Peninsula 201 9' watercolour by Julian Bruere

 

 
Ron Reynolds - Winner 2019 Exhibitors Choice Award sponsored by Noel Waite AO
 
Ron Reynolds - Winner 2019 Exhibitors Choice Award sponsored by Noel Waite AO with Noel Waite and his oil painting titled 'Fleurs Rouges' .
 
 
'Fleurs Rouges' oil by
Ron Reynolds
 
 
'Mont Ste Victoire - Cezannes Mountains' oil by
Ron Reynolds
 
'Billabong Summer' oil by Ron Reynolds

 

 
The Victorian Artists Society
430 Albert Street
East Melbourne
 
Tel: (03) 9662 1484
 
 
Gallery Viewing Hours
Monday to Friday 10am to 4pm
Saturday and Sunday 1pm to 4pm.
 
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