Kudos Emerging Artist & Designer Award

Launch and winners announcement: Tuesday 22 August 2017, 5-8pm
23 August - 9 September, 2017

The Kudos Award is an annual award that seeks to recognise, nurture and support innovation and excellence across all disciplines at UNSW Art & Design.

This award aims to promote excellence in visual art and design at UNSW, to encourage experimentation and development of process, material and concept, to display UNSW Art and Design to the broader community and to nurture creative activity and community within the Paddington campus of UNSW.

2017 Finalists

Alexandra Russell-Floyd
Billy Bain
Blake Wilson
Caoife Power
Daniel Flynn
David Pringle
Deanna Wawn
Douglas Schofield
E.O Gill
Eva Nolan
Fei Gao
Jo Mellor-Stuart
Joshua Ryan Bentley
Karolina Partyka
Kate Stodart
Laura Peacock
Lisa Sammut
Loc Nguyen
Marisa Suen
Monique Bedwell
Maggie Rose Cashman
Michael Blake
Rachel Dooris
Rumpa Paweenpongpat
Sabella D’Souza
Samuel Luke Beatty
Sïan Kelly
Soraya Nematollahi
Stephen Lambeth
Spence Messih
Valerie Schlosberg
Yichong Pan

Major Prize: $1,500 from Arc@UNSW Winner - Sabella D'Souza 22/f/aus
The Girl Genius Award judged by Maude Page, Deputy Director & Director of Collectors at the Art Gallery of New South Wales ($1100) Winner – Lisa Sammut Forms deform you

Highly Commended - Spence Messih River beneath the river (III & IV)

Highly Commended - Soraya Nematollahi The Miracle of Lines

Highly Commended - Loc Nguyen The Flesh Machine

Highly Commended - Samuel Luke Beatty How to be a Gender Explorer

Highly Commended - Marisa Suen #scarred4lyf

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