Exhibition: From 28 October 2017
The Fisher’s Ghost Art Award is now in its 55th year and has over $30,000 in prize money. The Fishers Ghost Art Award coincides with Campbelltown Annual Festival of Fishers Ghost, held over 10 days the Festival dates back to 1956 and celebrates Australia’s most famous ghost – Frederick Fisher.
The winning entry in the Award’s Open section is acquisitive to the C-A-C permanent collection and is awarded $20,000. In the past it has been awarded to some of Australia’s most respected Contemporary artists including Elisabeth Cummings, Khaled Sabsabi, Justene Williams, David Bromley, Marion Borgelt, Raquel Ormella and Philip Wolfhagen.
Congratulations to all of the winners of last year’s award.
Open Award – Darren Sylvester
Traditional – Julie McCurry
Contemporary – Ludwig El Haddad & Mohammed Alanezi
Drawing, Painting and Printmaking – Anthony Bartok
Sculpture – Claudia Nicholson
Photography – Sean O’Keeffe and Caroline Eccles (collaborator)
Macability – Amy Claire Mills
James Gleeson Surrealism Award – Gary Smith
Macarthur Award – Carmen Sandy
Aboriginal Art Award – Hayley Pigram
Primary Students Award winners
Secondary Student Award winners
Briana Arogo -Tough
To view images of these winning works, head to our Facebook page.