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What is Art in a Day and when is it happening?

The Art in a Day 2017 competition took place on Saturday 11th February 2017. The exhibition ran from Wednesday 15 February - Saturday 18 February 2017

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Competition, Exhibition and Prize giving details

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 Rotary Newmarket Art in a Day 2017

Announcing the winners

Rotary Newmarket Art in a Day took place on Saturday 11th February 2017. Artists had just 9 hours to create an art work that reflected the unique character of these historic suburbs. An exhibition and prize giving of the finished artworks took place at St. Mark’s Parish Centre, Newmarket during the week following the competition. All artworks were for sale.

The winning artworks were:

FIRST PRIZE: Jacqui Wilkinson “James K Baxter (Before Hemi)”

James K Baxter (Before Hemi) by Jacqui Wilkinson. Domain Gates, Grafton 

SECOND PRIZE: Stuart Mackie “Timeline”

Timeline by Stuart Mackie. St. Stephen’s Chapel, Parnell.

THIRD PRIZE: Nicky Hartley “Firmly but Softly”

Firmly but Softly by Nicky Hartley. Domain Gates, Grafton

HIGHLY COMMENDED: Klaus Hilbrich “Rose Garden”

Rose Garden by Klaus Hilbrich. Parnell Rose Gardens, Parnell.

HIGHLY COMMENDED: Elena Kotina “St. Stephen’s Chapel”

St. Stephen’s Chapel by Elena Kotina. St. Stephen’s Chapel, Parnell. 

Thanks to our supporters.

The 2017 event was made possible through the generous support of the following sponsors, funders and community groups:

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