Successful Balance at NCCA’s 2013 Members Exhibition

Balance Exhibition
Congratulations to all the Artists who submitted work for the Balance | NCCA 2013 annual exhibition. Over fifty artists exhibited their work and the opening night was a resounding success. We would like to thank our two judges Louise Partos-Executive Director Artback NT: Arts Development and Touring, Neville Pantazis owner/manager of Parap Fine Foods, they did a great job of selecting the five award recipients this year.

Balance Award Winners
Congratulations to Siying Zhou – NCCA 2013 Overall Winner, Clifford Relph – Highly Commended Award, Joel Mitchell – Honourabe Mention Award, Andy Ewing – Honourable Mention Award and David Wickens – NCCA Professional Development Award. A big THANK YOU to this years sponsors of the Artists Awards: Brian Tucker Accounting, Cope Sensitive Freight, Sky City Darwin, Parap Fine Foods, Jacksons Drawing Supplies, Art Monthly and All About Tea and Coffee in Parap.

NCCA 2013 Overall Winner: Siying Zhou - Sit on Wishes, cuban cigar, organic chicken bone and cotton, 2013.

NCCA 2013 Overall Winner
Artist: Siying Zhou
Title: Sit on Wishes
Medium: Cuban cigar, organic chicken bone and cotton.
Year: 2013


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Highly Commended Award
Artist: Clifford Relph
Title: Order and Chaos
Medium: Acrylic on canvas
Year: 2013


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Honourable Mention Award
Artist: Andy Ewing
Title: Chalice
Medium: Glass goblet, found objects, semi-precious jewellery, fake and real pearls, electric cord, glitter, silver, ininti seeds, talismans, hope, glue.
Year: 2013


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Honourable Mention Award
Artist: Joel Mitchell
Title: Hidden Valley
Medium: Found Wood, oil and laquer.
Year: 2013


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NCCA Professional Development Award
Artist: David Wickens
Title: Hidden Feathers
Medium: Acrylic on board
Year: 2013

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