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Emergence Exhibition
From Thursday 29 March 2018
To Sunday 29 April 2018
Contact Rhonda 06 7650917

Support the young artists aged from 15 – 26 who have entered works.

Judges for the awards: Taranaki artist John McLean and Director of the NZ Portrait Gallery, Jaenine Parkinson.


First Prize: Winner of the supreme TSB Community Trust Emergence Award for Young Taranaki Artists: $2000 and a trophy designed by Taranaki glass artist Richard Landers


Second Place: $500


Third Place: $250


Prizes for Best 2D Artist, Best 3D Artist, and Best Digital Graphic Design: $300 each

Taranaki Secondary Schools Prize for 15-19 year olds: $300


People’s Choice Award: $200


Dale Copeland Award: A virtual exhibition on the Tart website for one month


Stratford Art Society Encouragement Award,


Gallery director, Rhonda Bunyan, believes it is crucial to initiate positive outcomes/experience for budding young artists in the region, providing a platform for them to share their talent with the wider community.

Location Percy Thomson Gallery, Prospero Place, Stratford