2023 Lane Cove Art Award Finalists

Artist Name Artwork Title Finalist
Abby Chambers Coal Loader Skip No.6 FINALIST
Adele Bevacqua Petals FINALIST
Adele Bevacqua Celeste FINALIST
Akiko Shiga Untitled FINALIST
Alice OConnor Turmoil 11 FINALIST
Alison Stewart Moods in Nature FINALIST
Ania Zmijewska Midnight sun, Norway FINALIST
Anna M Warren Bloom FINALIST
Anne Marie Cummins Tall Poppies FINALIST
Antoinette Tyndall Bowl of Citrus with Crocus and Salvia FINALIST
Belinda Haworth Coastal Tranquillity FINALIST
Benedictu Hur National Waterfalls FINALIST
Carmen Hui 5 Miles From Gundagai FINALIST
Caroline Oesterheld Magnolia Beauty FINALIST
Charlotte Fetherston MPP 1 FINALIST
Chrissie Lloyd Flooding waters, shifting salt pans II - Kati Thanda (Lake Eyre) FINALIST
Christine Choi Litchfield National Park NT FINALIST
Clare Mueller At the Crossroads (roundabout) FINALIST
Dana Dion River In The Forest FINALIST
Dana Sypniewski Island Tranquility FINALIST
Daria Hahn The approaching storm FINALIST
Dongwang Fan Spring Water Duckling FINALIST
Graham Marchant The Corn Flower and patterned Quilt FINALIST
Gunchi Saggu Gup shup FINALIST
Guy Troughton Softly Comes the Dawn FINALIST
Hadijah Munting Walk on by FINALIST
Isabella Wu The Veil of the Soul FINALIST
Jan Cleveringa Namadgi- Seeing Ghosts- Listening to Trees FINALIST
Jane Thornton Aotearoa III FINALIST
Jane Thornton Amor artis I FINALIST
Johanna van Laar Feeling Good FINALIST
John Palmer Tree Windows Study FINALIST
Judy Smith Ghost Gums #2 FINALIST
Jum ae kim Spring2 FINALIST
Kate Gradwell The View From ‘View’ FINALIST
Kelly mackey Reclaimed Elegance with Waratahs FINALIST
Lisa Taylor Looking Up a new perspective FINALIST
Louise Chapman ‘Shattered Forest along the Golden River’ FINALIST
Mary Norton-Smith Breakfast Buddies FINALIST
Michelle de Jong Land Patterns FINALIST
Nicola Mason Banksia Cone FINALIST
Nina Paine Lasting Riches FINALIST
Panchali Sheth many of us FINALIST
Phillip Kent Almost five FINALIST
Phoebe Stone Fish head by Candlelight FINALIST
Rachel Rae Clovelly Cliff Walk FINALIST
Renée Kanowitz Rainforest Waterfall FINALIST
Robert Rogers Making my way home FINALIST
Robert Wale Cellito Beach in the Dreamtime FINALIST
Robert Wale The colours of Fira_Santorini FINALIST
Rosalind Devine Chiko girl with opera house eyes after guernica FINALIST
Sabina Morrow I Dreamt of a Place... FINALIST
Sally West The Heads FINALIST
Sarah Park Illuminated Touch FINALIST
Simone Piccioni the river FINALIST
Tania Mason A Dark Night FINALIST
Vickie Marchant Lilies in Water FINALIST
Wendy Bull Restricted Entry FINALIST
Zengping Lai Purple Dream FINALIST

Lane Cove Art Award 2023 Terms & Conditions
Lane Cove Art Society invites Artists to exhibit in the 58th Annual Art Award sponsored by Lane Cove Council at Gallery Lane Cove, 164 Longueville Rd, Lane Cove

Friday 25 August to Sunday 10 September 2023

OPENING NIGHT including catalogue and light refreshments

Friday 25 August – Doors open at 6:00pm.

Lane Cove Art Prize Winner (acquisitive) $15,000 Lane Cove Council
Hyecorp Property Prize $2,000 Hyecorp Property Group
Pay by Bank Transfer – see Entry Form for details
By Friday 4 August 2023 5pm
VIA Lane Cove Art Society website
On Wednesday 16th August 2023
DELIVER WORKS to Gallery Lane Cove, Upper Level, 164 Longueville Rd, Lane Cove. Monday 21 August 2023 12:00noon – 5.30pm
OPENING NIGHT, catalogue & refreshments.

Bring your family and friends.

Friday 25 August, 6:00pm
EXHIBITION OPEN – Daily Tuesday to Friday 10:00am – 4.30pm. Saturdays and Sundays 10.00am – 2.00pm (Exhibition closes 2:00pm Sunday 10 September) Saturday 26 August to
Sunday 10 September
Receipt MUST be produced for collection.
No collections by artists before 2:00pm Sunday 10 September
Sunday 10 September     2:00pm to 5.00pm



  • Entry forms must be completed online via the Lane Cove Art Society website.
  • A maximum of two artworks can be submitted by a single entrant. A separate entry form must be completed for each artwork. Each unit of a pair is regarded as a separate entry.
  • Please complete one entry form online for each artwork. You will receive email confirmation of your online entries. The entry will not be accepted until payment has been made.
  • Artists are required to upload a high-quality image of each artwork in JPEG or PNG format and not more than 10MB.
  • The closing date for entries is Friday 4 August, 5pm. Late entries will not be accepted.
  • All details supplied by the artist are final.


  • Artwork must be original work, completed within the last year. Work previously submitted to the Lane Cove Art Award is not eligible.
  • Eligible two-dimensional artwork can be any of the following mediums: painting, drawing and mixed media. The maximum size for the work allowed, including the frame, is 155cm x 155cm (height x width). Please note that works larger than this will not be accepted.
  • We are unable to accept film, video, sound, performance and installation artwork and photo media.
  • No reproductions or copies.
  • No paintings on glass, photo-reproductions, computer-assisted works, Giclee prints, or
    3-dimensional works will be accepted. No wet paint.


  • Entrants must be ages 18 years and over.
  • All finalists are eligible for the Main Prize and the Second Prize.
  • A maximum of two artworks can be submitted by a single entrant. A separate entry form must be completed for each artwork. Each unit of a pair is regarded as a separate entry.
  • Handling fee is $40 per artwork (Lane Cove Art Society Members $30 per artwork). Entries will only be accepted via Lane Cove Art Society Website and the deadline is Friday 4th August, 5pm. Late entries will not be accepted.

Payment is by bank transfer only.
Lane Cove Art Society
BSB: 062192
Account Number: 00901135
In the description enter ‘ExhFee’ and your ‘Name’. Not refundable under any circumstances.


  • All finalists’ artworks must be available for sale.
  • It is the personal responsibility of the winning artists, other than hobbyists, to send the appropriate contribution to the Australian Tax Office.
  • If the artwork is sold, Lane Cove Art Society will deduct 30% commission from the artist’s sale price, which will be the amount for payment via invoice. You will be contacted by Lane Cove Art Society, payment will be processed after the exhibition has closed.
  • The Main Prize-winning work will be acquired by Lane Cove Council for the prize money only.


  • All entries will be viewed online by the Judges. The Judges’ decisions are final; no refunds are available for works not selected.
  • Finalists will be announced on the Lane Cove Art Society website and all entrants will be emailed the announcement.
  • The winner of the Lane Cove Art Award and the Second Prize will be announced on 25th August on the Opening Night. The Judge will also select works of merit.


  • Lane Cove Council and Lane Cove Art Society will use images of your artwork to promote the exhibition and future exhibitions in signage, websites, social media, catalogues and promotional material.


  • If your artwork is selected for the exhibition, you are responsible for organising the delivery and collection of your artwork at your own cost.
  • Delivery of artworks will be to the Gallery Lane Cove on Monday 21st August 12-5:30pm.
  • Works not collected by 5pm on Sunday 10th September will be charged a Late Pickup Fee of $40 per work per day. Uncollected works will be disposed of at the discretion of the committee after 30 days.
  • The LCAS is unable to accept or return paintings by postal delivery.
  • Exhibitors are responsible for their own insurance of works. All reasonable care will be taken but no responsibility is accepted for loss or damage while in custody or transit, or for works not collected by Sunday 10th September 2023.
  • Artwork chosen for the exhibition should be professionally presented and ready to hang. Works cannot be wet, damaged, or exceed the dimensions noted previously.


  • Artwork must be ready for hanging using D-rings or synthetic cord if appropriate. All screws must be covered. Painting or canvases with screw eyes or bare wire will not be accepted. Any artwork deemed unsuitable may be rejected at the discretion of the committee.
  • Firmly attach the label provided (see below) to the top right-hand back of the painting. The details on the label must be exactly the same as that on the entry form.

Enquiries: Lane Cove Art Society lcartsociety@gmail.com