The Waiheke Art Award 2016 is proudly sponsored by Walker & Hall in association with Casita Miro Vineyard and the Waiheke Community Art Gallery. This is a National Award for two dimensional works in any medium and has a Prize of $5000 as the Premier award. This years selector and judge is Monique Jansen, Senior Lecturer Visual Arts, AUT University.
The finalists for this years award are:
Kathy Barber, Philippa Bentley, Cathy Carter, Jamie Chapman, Deborah Crowe, Jonathan Cuming, Amanda Densham, Anah Dunsheath, Liam Gerrard, Mark Graver, Belinda Griffiths, Stuart Jobling, Gavin Jones, Rozana Lee, Zoe Leeb-du Toit, Emma McLellan, Sue Pickenel-Crow, John Pusateri, Bill Riley, Stefan Roberts, Frances Rood, Mo Stewart, Sian Torrington, Ilya Volykhine, Creek Waddington, Michael Walker & Ellen Johansen, Shayn Wills, Jana Wood.