Strathfield Council will be hosting the 2017 HSC Art Exhibition for its 6th year at Town Hall as local talents are showcased from 30 November – 5 December. This year, 11 schools will be participating with over 78 artworks entered for consideration, including guest exhibitors from Sister City in Gapyeong, South Korea and Nepean Creative and Performing Arts High School.
The HSC Art Exhibition provides students with the opportunity to creatively express themselves through a medium of their choice. This year Council are delighted to feature Arts Dreaming, which is a platform of communication for young indigenous artistic learners enrolled at Nepean Creative and Performing Arts High School. Council values and acknowledges the importance of sustaining indigenous cultures so that the next generation of creative cultural visionaries may thrive.
The artworks will be judged by a panel comprising of Mayor of Strathfield, Cr Gulian Vaccari, Art Dealer, Kevin Hill, Art Teacher at Strathfield Art and Design Institute, Jae Hee Cho and Director/Artist at Gallery NTK, Norma Tahhan.
The 2017 prize categories include:
- Best in Exhibition
- Winner of Best in Exhibition’s School
- Runner up
- Best Painting
- Best Drawing/Mixed Medium
- Year 11 Encouragement Award
- People’s Choice
Prizes for the 2017 Exhibition were kindly donated by the Homebush branch of Bendigo Bank, Eckersley’s Art and Craft, Pancakes on the Rocks, Morning Glory, Westfield Burwood and Outback Steakhouse.
HSC Art Exhibition
30 November - 5 December
Strathfield Town Hall, 65 Homebush Road, Strathfield
10am-4pm weekdays and 10am-5pm weekend
Opening Night – Thursday, 30 November, 6pm
For more information contact Strathfield Council on 9748 9999 or visit www.strathfield.nsw.gov.au
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9748 9993 or 0421 080 036