EXHIBITIONS    Linden Art Prize 2014

Eric Demetriou, Knuckle Song (feed a piano through a woodchipper) 2013

21 February 2014 > 30 March 2014  

Eric Demetriou, Knuckle Song (feed a piano through a wood chipper) turntable, 12 inch vinyl record, spacer, wood chipped piano

Photograph: David Marks Photographer


The inaugural Linden Art Prize is a non-acquisitive contemporary art award established for artists graduating from a Victorian University PhD or Masters degree in 2013. The exhibition showcases the work of the ten shortlisted finalists: Eric Demetriou, Simon Finn, Emma Hamilton, Kerry Leonard, Kasia Lynch, Roberta Joy Rich, Kiron Robinson, Nina Ross, Debbie Symons and Kent Wilson.

 

The finalists’ work was judged by three external industry professionals:

  • Kirsten Paisley - Director Shepparton Art Museum (SAM);
  • Lesley Always, Director Asialink Arts and
  • Dr. Shaune Lakin, the Director Monash Gallery of Art.

    The winning artists were announced by the Mayor of the City of Port Phillip, Cr Amanda Stevens on Thursday 20 February 6-8pm at the opening night celebration.

 

Major Prize > Linden Art Prize

Eric Demetriou

Knuckle Song (feed a piano through a wood chipper), 2013,

turntable, 12 inch vinyl record, speakers, wood chipped piano.

Eric receives $10,000, plus a Linden Studio for 12 Months (April 2014-March 2015), an exhibition in Linden's 2015 program and tailored mentoring

 

2nd Prize > Linden Board of Management Encouragement Award

Emma Hamilton

Salt Level, 2013

salt, hand blown glass, rubber stoppers, wax

Salt Suspension, 2013

Perspex, salt, clamps

Emma receives $2,000, plus a Linden Studio for 12 Months (April 2014-March 2015) and a tailored mentoring program

 

3rd Prize > MARS Award

Debbie Symons

World Species Market, 2012

video, 5:31 mins

Debbie was selected by MARS Founder, Andy Dinan to have a commercial gallery exhibition at [MARS]in 2015

 

Linden Art Prize, 2014

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Exhibiting artists: 

Eric Demetriou > Visit website

Simon Finn > Visit website

Emma Hamilton > Visit website

Kerry Leonard > Visit website

Kasia Lynch > Visit website

Roberta Joy Rich > Visit website

Kiron Robinson > Visit website

Nina Ross > Visit website

Debbie Symons > Visit website

Kent Wilson > Visit website

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