Tania and

Tania Mason and her winning work Irregular Plasma

30 April to 19 June 2016

The Calleen Art Award is an annual acquisitive award for contemporary painting in any subject or style. It was established in 1977 by Mrs Patricia Fagan OAM and is made possible with the generous support of the Calleen Trust.

The winner of the 2016 Calleen Art Award will be awarded $19,000 in prize money and their winning work joins the Calleen Art Collection, an integral part of the Cowra Regional Art Gallery’s permanent collection. Recent winners include Peter Gardiner, Gladdy Kemarre, Naomi White and Yvonne Boag in 2015.

The 2016 Calleen Art Award Judge is John Cheeseman, Director, Mosman Art Gallery. Visitors to the Calleen Art Award can vote in the People’s Choice Award (non-acquisitive) with the winning artist awarded $500 in prize money.

The winner of the 2016 acquisitive Calleen Art Award is Tania Mason from Sydney, for her work Irregular Plasma, 2016, gouache and acrylic on canvas, 102 x 84cm.