13. October 2017 - 12:00
Level 1, 440 Collins Street, Melbourne
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Cliftons Art Prize Exhibition Melbourne | Friday, 13. October 2017

Cliftons Art Prize returns for its 16th year, helping raise the profile of local and emerging artists while giving audiences a new platform to engage with art.

Since the competition’s debut in 2001, Cliftons has supported local and emerging talent while continuously displaying a firm commitment to visual arts.

This year’s finalists in Melbourne have explored a variety of themes. Some shift the focus to the importance of family impact on our lives, while others have pursued abstract shapes and techniques.

The 2017 shortlist for the annual competition has been announced and the Melbourne finalists are:

Chalie MacRae
Ella Smart
Natalie Ord
Jason Cavanagh
Shay Downer
Julian Clavijo
Grace Huang
Tracy Roberts
Thomas Gibbs

The exhibition concludes on 15 December 2017 and is open Monday to Friday 10am - 3pm.

With extended opening hours until 7pm on these dates.

17 October
24 October
31 October
6 November
14 November
21 November
22 November
28 November

Please present yourself at reception before entering in the exhibition.

For a full list of shortlisted artworks please visit: