Artist and subscriber John Wylie has sent in a report from the current Victor Harbor 42nd Art Show which takes place until 16 January 2021.
The overall Winner was Iroda Adil with her painting being shown below.
To see more paintings by Iroda Adil who was born 1964 in Tashkent, the capital of Uzbekistan, click here.
Next we have a Platinum Award which was won by John Lacey
To see more paintings by John Lacey from Mount Compass on the Fleurieu Peninsula, South Australia click here.
And another Platinum Award was won by Tom O’Callaghan.
To see more paintings by Tom O’Callaghan, from Goolwa, South Australia click here.
And a a third Platinum Award was won by Mike Barr.
To see more paintings by Mike Barr, from Adelaide, South Australia click here.
And finally we have a Gold Award going to Catherine Fitzgerald for her work painted on polished metal. As John Wylie commented; "The polished metal shows through in the top right hand side of this exceptional work ... love the colours!! I was drawn to it!"
To see more paintings by Catherine Fitzgerald, from Melbourne, Victoria click here.
In Australia the local Rotary clubs have made an enormous contribution to the promotion of art in our communities: Rotary has brought art to the people.
The artists' entry fees and the admission cost is used by the Rotary Club to fund local community projects and humanitarian works overseas.
MISSION STATEMENT for THE ROTARY CLUB OF VICTOR HARBOR, SOUTH AUSTRALIA
To provide an event that promotes local and interstate artists allowing them the opportunity to display and sell their art work.
To enable Rotary Victor Harbor to raise funds to inject many thousands of dollars into our local community, to humanitarian projects overseas and to Australian Rotary Health, a Rotary initiative providing much needed grants, scholarships and research into a wide range of medical conditions and mental health for Australians.1