ART COMPETITION 2018 2018-06-22T13:39:37+00:00

The 2018 Competition: “Reflection”

The theme for the 2018 competition was ‘Reflection’. The competition was open to any artist, in any medium including photography, sculpture, film, ceramics and design makers. Thank you to everyone who entered, we had a record-breaking 925 entries from around the globe!

200 of the entries were shown in a prestigious selling exhibition at Little Buckland Gallery throughout the 2018 Festival June 8-17.

Judging took place on the 24th May and the winners announced on the 25th May. The 2018 judging panel was chaired by the eminent engraver and printmaker Norman Ackroyd, RA.

2018 Winners

Broadway Arts Festival art competition past winner

Main Prize: ‘The River Runs Through It’ by Jill Dunkerton

The Broadway Arts Festival Prize of £1000, sponsored by John Noott Galleries, was won by Australian artist Jill Dunkerton.

Broadway Arts Festival art competition past winner

Local Artist Prize: ‘Landscape of The Student Room-Bookshelf’ by Diana Green

The Local Artist’s Prize of £500, sponsored by The Richard Hagen Gallery.

Broadway Arts Festival art competition past winner

New Entrant Prize: ‘Going Up’ The HSBC Building Reflected in The Hyatt Birmingham by Angela Dooley

The New Entrant Prize of £500, sponsored by Hazlewoods.

Broadway Arts Festival art competition past winner

3D Prize: ‘Pebble Squared’ by Richard Cresswell

The 3D Prize was sponsored by Little Buckland Gallery

The winner of the Visitor’s Choice prize (voted on throughout the 2018 festival) was ‘Who is That?’ by Aran Illingworth.
The prize was £500 worth of framing sponsored by Richard Christie Framemaker

Highly Commended

The following pieces were awarded “Highly Commended”:

London Bridge in Arizona by Antonia Black
Reflecting Your Beauty by Cristina Celestini
Ripples Never Come Back by Elizabeth Cowell
Lagoon, Study II by Ros Ford
Fishing Floats by Stephen Hubbard
Birmingham Canal with Grace by Ronald Moore
Towards Uist from the Isle of Skye by Robin Richmond
Urban Marks No.6 by Tonie Rigby
Chat Moss by Malcolm Taylor
Sycamore Falling by Viv Astling
Landscape I & II by Jackie White

Broadway Arts Festival art competition past winner

London Bridge in Arizona by Antonia Black

Broadway Arts Festival art competition past winner

Birmingham Canal with Grace by Ronald Moore

Broadway Arts Festival art competition past winner

Chat Moss by Malcolm Taylor

Broadway Arts Festival art competition past winner

Reflecting Your Beauty by Cristina Celestini