Moreland Summer Show: Noel Counihan Commemorative Award

Moreland Summer Show: Noel Counihan Commemorative Award

The Counihan Gallery In Brunswick's annual Moreland Summer Show.



Ajanta Anthigngna Marakkala | Fayez Assaf

Paul Batt | Margaret Bishop | Wendy Black

Robyn Blaikie | Heinz Boeck | Supina Bytol 

I-Yen Chen | Aaron Claringbold | Kate Davis & Hannan Jones | Julian Di Martino

Meyet Falduto | Nadia Faragaab | Liss Fenwick | Patrick and Lesley Francis

Flora Georgiou | Marcela Alejandra Gomez-Escudero | Paul Handley

Richard Harding | Dana Harris | Sarah Heyward | Amaya Iturri

Catherine Johnstone | Melanie Lazarow | Penelope Le Petit | Carmel Louise

Janelle Low | Priscilla Manthey | Jordan Marani | David McCall | Kerrie O'Keefe

Valentina Palonen | Andrew Potter | Vladimir Rachko | Benjamin Sheppard

Josh Simpson | Fern Smith | Fleur Summers | Frances Tapueluelu 

Ben Taranto | Jean Taylor | Mick Turner | Nicola Vance 

Leanne Waterhouse Charlotte Watson | Claire Anna Watson 

Bryce Wilson | Mark Wingrave | Jude Worters


Friday 10 November - Saturday 9 December

Opening: Thursday 9 November, 6 - 8 pm

The Counihan Gallery In Brunswick is pleased to announce the inaugural Noel Counihan Commemorative Art Award exhibition. 

To be awarded annually, the Noel Counihan Commemorative Award will recognise an outstanding contemporary artwork by an artist who engages with social, political, cultural or environmental subjects.

This year’s theme is PEOPLE – POLITICS – PROTEST.

The 2017 prize is a tailored Professional Development package to the value of $3000. The winner will be announced at the opening of the exhibition on Thursday 9 November.

Call out for Speakers

Moreland Summer Show 2017 Spoken Word (People - Politics - Protest) 

In conjunction with the 2017 Moreland Summer Show exhibition, The Counihan Gallery In Brunswick will present Spoken Word – People - Politics – Protest on Saturday 9 December at 2.30 pm.

We are seeking speakers to participate in this event, which will take place on the speaker’s plinth just outside the gallery on Sydney Rd.

If you are a writer, poet, spoken word artist, rapper, singer or rabble-rouser and would like to respond to the theme – People – Politics – Protest please email a biography and indicative draft or summary of your intended piece.

You should time the length of your presentation so that it does not exceed 5 minutes. Speakers of all levels of experience welcome and entry is free.

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Download an application pack (DOC 272Kb) (PDF 267Kb).

Applications close: Friday 24 November, 5 pm

Auslan interpreters will be provided for the event.

More information

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2017 Counihan Gallery In Brunswick exhibition program

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