International Women's Day Art Prize and Exhibition

The International Women's Day art competition and exhibition celebrates the achievements of artists who live, work, study or play in the City of Ryde.

Entries were invited in all art forms which reflected this year's local International Women's Day theme Selfless Acts.

Over 200 pieces of art works were submitted, of which 103 were chosen for exhibition.

2014 Winners

Open Category

Open to artists who identify as a professional or practicing full-time artist 18 years and over. 
Prize: $1,000

Winner: Rhonda Pryor - The Weeping Letter
Highly Commended: Bingbing Chen - A Lady's Vest
Highly Commended: Tianli Zu - Nüwa is Pregnant II
Highly Commended: Suzanne Davey - A Thousand Steps



Community Category 

Open to members of the community who, do not (yet) identify as a professional artist, 18 years and over. This category encourages those who study art, practice art as a hobby, or as part of a community group.
Prize: $1,000

Winner: Selina Springett - Domesticity 1.0
Highly Commended: Natasha Jackson - Backyard Blogging
Highly Commended: Elisabeth Thomas - Food on the Table  



Youth Category

Open to members of the community who identify as a student, hobby artist or professional artist between the age of 16 and 25.
Prize: $500

Winner: Tiarn Moscaritolo - Beautification
Highly Commended: Erin O’Neill - Doubtful Elation
Highly Commended:
Joanna Shuen - What Shall I Wear Today



People's Choice Award 

Open to all applicants who are selected for the exhibition in any category. Audiences will have the opportunity to vote for their favourite artwork in the exhibition.
Prize: $250
Winner: Diana Tahiji - Rally

Successful Entrants

The successful entrants were:

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