Artists of the Valley & Gorman's Art Gallery – Casterton

Group of Artists from Casterton, country Victoria, and further afield in Australia

Art Celebrates Poetry

Chris and Julie

Julie Kent and Chris Brown enjoy the opening of the ‘John Shaw’ – with the winning entry ‘The Whistling Jack’ in the background.

The recent 2016 John Shaw Neilson Acquisitive Art Prize saw group members challenging themselves with mediums and interpretations of their selected poem/s written by the celebrated South Australian poet.  Some beautiful works were produced and entered this year, and several members risked encounters with kangaroos and emus to attend the opening – always an enjoyable affair.

Beth Dwyer Autumn Orange

Orange Autumn Beth Dwyer

Chris Brown with The Land Where I was Born

The Land Where I was Born~ Chris Brown

Collin Tenney Little White Girl

Little White Girl ~ Collin Tenney

Collin Tenney Orange Tree

Orange Tree ~ Collin Tenney

Dagny Strand Little White Girl

Little White Girl ~ Dagny Strand – Highly Commended

Dagny Strand Nora McKinney

Nora McKinney ~ Dagny Strand

Jenn White And teh Fiddler Played on

And the Fiddler Played on ~ Jenn White

Julie Kent The Woman of Ireland

The Woman of Ireland ~ Julie Kent

 

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