Tiverton Art Society

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Tiverton Art Society Awards

At the Spring Exhibition

  1. The Society Spring Award: £50 for the best overall in the opinion of the external assessors.
  2. The Barbara Campton Cup: for the best portrait (in any medium), awarded by the external assessors. Barbara Campton was a portrait painter in oils who trained at the Slade and served the Society as President. She died in 1992.
  3. The Stephanie Greenhalgh Award: for the most innovative work in any medium.
  4. The Margret Carter Award:(wood bowl) for the work receiving the largest number of votes from the public. The award was founded by Jack Carter, a founder member and past President and Patron of the Society, in memory of his sister, a founder member and retired art teacher, who died in 1977.
  5. Certificates of Merit: up to 12 certificates may be awarded, at the discretion of the external assessors, to any type of work in any medium.

At the Summer Exhibition

  1. The Society Summer Award: £50 awarded by the external assessors for imaginative work.
  2. The Alan Cotton Rosebowl: awarded by our Patron to the exhibit of his choice.
  3. The Clery Welch Trophy: (wood sculpture) for the best watercolour, awarded by the external assessors. Cery Welch, who was a pure watercolourist, served the Society as a group tutor and President. He died in 2000.
  4. The Mousa Al-Kordi Cup: for the best Abstract in any medium.
  5. The Visitors Award:(wood bowl) for the work receiving the largest number of votes from the public.
  6. Certificates of Merit: up to 12 certificates may be awarded, at the discretion of the external assessors, to any type of work in any medium.

At the meeting of the Society each year

  1. The Reg Cull Memorial Award: £20 given at one of the monthly meetings, by the invited guest, for the best black and white drawing submitted that evening. One submission per member.
  2. The Alan Rigby Award : £25 for the best picture developed from sketches and photos from the sketching days and painting holiday

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