The 44th Rio Tinto Martin Hanson Memorial Art Awards 2019


The Rio Tinto Martin Hanson Memorial Art Awards and Exhibition showcases local, state and national artists' works. 

Works can be submitted under four main categories:

  1. Easel Paintings: mixed media, acrylic, collage, oil etc. on non-paper-based supports
  2. Works on Paper: drawing, watercolour, collage, mixed media, print etc. on paper-based supports
  3. Three Dimensional & Fibre Works: sculpture including fibre, timber, metal, stone, plastics etc., ceramics, textile objects
  4. Digital Works: photography, moving image, animation, soundscapes etc. 

With over 300 works on display every year, this exhibition provides a fantastic end of year opportunity for students to be inspired for the following year. The exhibition promises to be a dynamic display of new work in traditional and contemporary styles, including painting, drawing, collage, photography, moving image, sculpture, fibre work and more! 

The Gladstone Regional Art Gallery & Museum welcomes all early learning groups and school groups to the exhibition.

The Exhibition kit & information pack contains everything you need to know about the Art Awards and how it links into the Australian Curriculum.