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Mandorla Art Award Winners Announced

10 June, 2018

West Australian artist Mikaela Castledine has taken out the $25,000 St John of God Health Care Prize at the 2018 Mandorla Art Awards with her work God is in the House. The judges commented that the work is a beautifully...

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Mandorla Art Award Program of Events

10 June, 2018

The 2018 winner of the Mandorla Art Award will be announced next week at the official opening night on Friday 1 June.  Judges Anne Ryan (Art Gallery of NSW), Dr Ric Spencer (Fremantle Arts Centre) and Jarrod McKenna (Cornerstone Church...

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Mandorla Finalists Announced

19 April, 2018

The Mandorla Art Award committee is pleased to announce the finalists for the 2018 award: Corinne Barton (WA) Bec Bigg-Wither (ACT) Godfrey Blow (WA) Bob Booth (WA) Libby Byrne (VIC) Charlotte Campbell (WA) Laura Castelijn (QLD) Mikaela Castledine (WA) Madeleine...

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2018 Mandorla Prize Pool increases to $42,000!

20 December, 2017

A new award has been added to the prize pool for the 2018 Mandorla Art Award.  The Patricia Toohey Painting Award was recently added to the number of awards to be presented and has been generously supported by St Joseph’s...

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Mandorla 2018 Judges Announced

20 December, 2017

The Judges for the 2018 Mandorla Art Award have been announced.  The judging panel determines the prize winners from the shortlisted artworks to be displayed at the Finalists Exhibition in June 2018 at Turner Galleries.  Consisting of two arts professionals...

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Mandorla 2018 Selection Panel Members Announced

31 October, 2017

The Selection Panel for the 2018 Mandorla Art Award have been announced.  This panel determines the shortlist of artworks to be displayed at the Finalists Exhibition in June 2018 at Turner Galleries.  Consisting of two arts professionals and one theologian...

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Thank you to all who attended the Mandorla Artist Forums

25 September, 2017

Over the past two months, the Mandorla Art Award committee has been spreading the word of the 2018 award all over the country. The committee hosts Artist Forums as an opportunity for artists to hear from leading theologians and previous...

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Forum Updates

28 June, 2017

Below are the latest forum updates. Thanks to those who have attended the past ones. The Mandorla Committee hosts a number of Artist Forums to assist artists to gain a deeper understanding of the chosen theme.  Please join us for...

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Forum dates & Locations

31 May, 2017

The Mandorla Committee hosts a number of Artist Forums to assist artists to gain a deeper understanding of the chosen theme.  Please join us for a discussion and questions. Date Location Venue 23 June Newcastle TBA 24 June Sydney TBA...

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Address from Dr Angela McCarthy

31 March, 2017

This is truly a memorable occasion. We are gathered to celebrate the word of God in two particular ways – through the work of the Bible Society and the work of artists supported by the Mandorla Art Award. Thank you...

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