Creative Generation Excellence Awards in Visual Arts

Congratulations to Year 12 Visual Arts students from the Queensland Academies Creative Industries Campus; Millie Ng, Ivan Falcongreen, Jenny Cheon, and Sunday Jemmott who all exhibited their IB Diploma artworks at the Brisbane Institute of Art (BIA) Windsor, September 1 – 9, as part of the Creative Generation Metropolitan Regional Awards for Visual Arts. The Awards recognising and promoting excellence in senior visual arts education throughout Queensland state and non-state schools.

The students and their families attended the awards ceremony on Saturday 9 September along with Visual Arts Educator’s Mr Craig O’Shanesy and Ms. Genevieve Staines.

Millie received a commendation for her work Sugar, 2017 (acrylic on canvas). Both Jenny and Sunday received Excellence Awards for their works: Logic and Imagination, 2017 (digital stop frame animation) and Enveloped Mantra – Om, Om, Ham, Yam, Ram, Vam, Lam, 2017 (soft sculpture series) respectively.

The Excellence Award winners will have their work exhibited at GoMA in 2018 as part of the Creative Generation Visual Arts showcase, along with winners from all regions around Queensland.