Murrurundi Ready to Hang

Filed in Recent News by May 17, 2017

MORE than 60 entries have been received for this year’s Murrurundi Art Prize and organisers are looking forward to another great exhibition, said Mandy Archibald president of the Murrurundi and District Arts Council.

Jean Davies "Communication Point" Best in Show for the 2016 Murrurundi Art Prize. Photograph courtesy of the Murrurundi and District Art Council.

Jean Davies “Communication Point”
Best in Show for the 2016 Murrurundi Art Prize.

“We are really happy and excited by the number of works we have again this year and there are lots of helpers to make this year another success,” said Ms Archibald.

“We have entries from throughout the local area from the postcodes we accept, from Denman, Merriwa, Muswellbrook and so forth,” she said.

“We will start hanging the works on Tuesday and our opening night will be on Friday,” she said.

“The judge this year is John Bradley who has recently moved to town and has been teaching art for 40 years,” Mandy Archibald said.

  • What: Murrurundi Art Prize – Opening Night
  • When: 6:30pm, Friday, May 26, 2017.
  • Where: RSL Hall, New England Highway, Murrurundi.
  • Cost: $10 entry – catered event.