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School Starts on Australia Day

Alberto Proietta – Hand studies. Charcoal and pink pastel on green paper.
Keith Dewell – Charcoal on paper.









The school term will start and be open on the Australia Day public holiday – don’t miss the first classes of the year!

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JAAS 2019 Prizes, Scholarships, Diplomas and Certificates

Congratulations to this years winners – it was, according to the judges, a very difficult selection due to the exceptional high standards!


  • Anna Terrey
  • Rei Tresler
  • Phil Went


  • John Brown
  • Jenna Drummond
  • Mary Porter
  • Kerry White


  • Sir William Dobell Scholarship – Swathi Madike
  • John Olsen Scholarship – Xeni Kusumitra
  • Brett Whitely Scholarship – Sandra Brand
  • Sydney Mechanics School of Arts Scholarship – Veronica Colvin
  • Sydney Mechanics School of Arts Part Time Scholarship – Mei Sui Ong
  • William Fletcher Scholarship – Kalinda Witchey


  • The Phillip Muskett Prize (Sponsored by Parkers Galleries) – Vittoria Viecelli
  • The Marjorie Santow Award (Sponsored by Parkers Galleries) – Andrea Andrejas
  • The Joshua Smith Prize (Sponsored by Yve Close) – Mary Porter
  • The Richard and Wenda Ashton Prize (Sponsored by Parkers Galleries) – Vittoria Viecelli
  • The David Wilson Award – John Brown
  • The Sydney Long Watercolour Prize – Stephen Malone
  • The Jocelyn Maughan Drapery Prize – Sandra Brand