On Thursday 21 July, prizes were awarded at the 19th Annual St George’s Art Gala Awards Night. There were 5 award categories, with another 5 Highly Commended works chosen.
Mr Ian Leverington, Executive Officer, Anglican Community Fund, presented the awards.

You can see the all the submitted artworks by visiting the Cathedral daily 10am-4pm, until Sunday 24 July, or the wining artworks online here.

Overall Winner – Noongar Seasons – Group Entry: Giaan Bartley, Regan Gonella, Courtney Goode, Jordan Graeves, Shayla McDonald, Emily Smith, Mia Smith, Cash Treen, Kiara Tremblay from Mandurah Catholic College

2D – Are We There Yet? – Charlotte Williams, PLC

3D – Human Nature – Sarah Spencer, PLC

Digital – Element of Surprise – Kayla Perkins, Applecross SHS

Mixed Media & Textiles  – Water Bodies – Gabrielle Panther, St Mary’s AGS

Highly Commended winners:
Nurture – Afreena Mohd Mahathir, Como Secondary College
What time is it? – Macey Button, Ellenbrook Secondary College
His Blood Has Set us Free – Rachel Tan, Perth Modern School
The Things you leave behind – India Seymour-Eyles, Seton Catholic College
Under the Skin – Ashlee Ladyman, St Mary’s AGS

The artworks were judged by a panel of three judges:
Mayma Awaida, Curator
Jeremy Blank, Director of the Victoria Park Centre for the Arts
Elham Eshraghian-Haakansson, artist

Art works were judged on the following criteria:
Creativity/originality
Visual impact
Conceptual strength
Artistic merit
Technical merit
Degree of difficulty