Carpet installation scoops 2017 Parkin Drawing Prize
Kirsty Lillico from Wellington has been announced the winner of the 2017 Parkin Drawing Prize. Kirsty wins a
$20,000 cash prize – sponsored by Chris Parkin, arts patron and philanthropist. Read More
Kirsty Lillico - State Block
The Exhibition selection panel for 2017 was:
Simon Rees. Director of Govett-Brewster Art Gallery, New Plymouth.
John Gow. Principal of Gow Langsford gallery, pre- eminent in their field.
Kelcy Taratoa. Painter. His brightly coloured, high impact works based partly on comic book characters, have achieved international recognition.
Warren Feeney. Gallery owner, art scholar and writer. Instrumental in founding the Parkin Prize for drawing.
Parkin Prize Drawing Exhibition 2017
2 August - 3 September. New Zealand Academy of Fine Arts
1 Queens Wharf, Wellington, NZ
Hours: daily 10am - 5pm
Entry is free - koha is appreciated.
All the artworks are for sale, giving admirers and collectors the opportunity to purchase some wonderful pieces.