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EWART ART PRIZE
9 to 27 May

Annual Workshop Arts Centre Members' Art Prize & Exhibition
A selective exhibition open to current members of the Workshop Arts Centre

Overall Prize $1,000 from our sponsor Kadmuim Art + Design Supplies

Judged by Mary Faith – Director, Grace Cossington Smith Gallery


CONGRATULATIONS
Ewart Art Prize Winner Lynda Fraser, 5 River Stones
Painting Winner Diana Robinson, The Laneway
Painting Highly Commended Margaret Taylor, Fowlers Gap
Painting Highly Commended Jenny Lavender, Self Portrait
Drawing Winner Jo Conde, Nyssa In Winter
Printmaking Winner Seong Cho, Trail XXII
Printmaking Highly Commended Thomasin Graham, Something On Her Mind
Ceramics Winner Susie Curtis Vessel
3D Winner Amanda Harrison High Flyer

Categories: Painting; Drawing; Printmaking; Ceramics; 3D

Judge: Mary Faith – Director, Grace Crossington Smith Gallery

Prize: Overall prize winner will receive $1,000 from our sponsor Kadmium Art + Design Supplies. There will also be winners in each category at the judges discretion.

Overall prize winner announced at the opening: Thursday 11 May, 6 – 8pm ($12 entry per person – all welcome)

Image: Felicity Unwin, Global Warming. Winner, Ewart Art Prize 2016


ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING
31st May 2017

Are you a member?

Your membership is vital for the Centres longevity and for maintaining the high standards we always aspire to, here at the Workshop Arts Centre.

Along with many other benefits, you have a voice & a vote on the running of the Centre. Not only at the AGM but contact any Director with your suggestions, ideas or (hopefully you won’t have any), complaints.

ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING – Notice is hereby given for the 55th Annual General Meeting of the Workshop Arts Centre

The Annual General Meeting will be held in the Ewart Gallery, Workshop Arts Centre, 33 Laurel Street, Willoughby on Wednesday 31st May 2017 at 6.00pm.

Nomination Forms, Proxy Forms, Audited Accounts and the Minutes from the 2016 Annual General Meeting are available from the office upon request.

Accounts The Audited Accounts of Association of the Workshop Arts Centre (WAC) will be available for review at the office from Wednesday 17th May.

Election of Office Bearers The election of office bearers and other Directors will take place at the AGM.

Nominations must be lodged with the Honorary Secretary via the office at least fourteen days before the AGM, final time and date being Wednesday 17th May at 5.00pm.

Proxy Forms are available for members wishing to participate in decision making although unable to attend the AGM.

Information regarding nominations, Board positions and voting by proxy is available at the WAC office.

Any member who wishes to be nominated as a Director must complete and return the form of nomination by 5.00pm on Wednesday 17th May 2017.

The names of candidates will be posted at the Centre seven days preceding the AGM.

Annual General Meeting Procedures The business of the meeting, apart from election of your new Board, and presentation of the Auditor’s report, is for the Board members to report on the past year’s activities.

No member shall be entitled to vote at the AGM if their annual subscription is more than one month in arrears on 31st May 2017.

Any matters to be raised in General Business must be received by the WAC office before 5.00pm Friday 19th May 2017.

Refreshments will be served in the Gallery from 5.45pm

Annual General Meeting will start in the Ewart Gallery at 6.00pm.

Agenda
1. Apologies

2. Receipt of Proxies

3. Minutes of the 54th AGM of the Workshop Arts Centre.
Motion: 'That the minutes of the Annual General Meeting held 26th May 2016 be received and adopted.'

4. Board of Directors Report
Motion: 'That the Board of Directors report be received and adopted.'

5. Financial Report and Auditor’s Report
Motion: 'That the accounts of the Workshop Arts Centre for year ended 31st December 2016 be received and adopted.'

6. Appointment of Auditor
Motion: 'Frank Larosa of Larosa & Hardman Chartered Accountants be appointed as auditor for 2017.'

7. Membership
The determination of Membership fees.

8. Election of Office Bearers and Directors
1. Declaration of the nominations.
2. Vote to elect the directors.
3. Announcement of the results of the election.

9. General Business
TBC

10. Close of Official Business