Past Exhibitions

TOPshots 2014-15 award & exhibition | VCE Art, Media, Studio Arts & IB Visual Arts

4 March 2015 to 29 March 2015

Monash Gallery of Art loves supporting the work of emerging artists. TOPshots is our annual award and exhibition for the best photomedia work produced by students of VCE Art, Media, Studio Arts and IB Visual Arts in the previous year.

Congratulations to the following award winners and all shortlisted artists.

TOPshot Award

James Bonsema

Honourable Mentions

Callum Henderson

Uyen Ha

People's Choice Award

James Bonsema

The following artists have been selected as finalists for the 2014-15 award. Their works will be exhibited at MGA from
4-29 March 2015.

Ben Arnold | Melbourne Rudolf Steiner School
Ruby Bannerman | St Leonard's College
Katerina Bentley | Monbulk College
James Bonsema | Glen Waverley Secondary College
Shenae Broadbent | Mater Christi College
Catherine Fitzmaurice | St Leonard's College
Uyen Ha | Loreto Mandeville Hall
Angus Henderson | Patterson River Secondary College
Callum Henderson | Upwey High School
Monique Kay | Beaconhills College, Berwick
Zoe Kostopoulos | Our Lady of the Sacred Heart College
James Lawson | Kingswood College
Pippa Lennon | Toorak College
Paige Moisis | Upwey High School
Fuad Osmancevic | Carwatha College
Alexandra Paffenholz | Mater Christi College
Chris Porter | Upwey High School
Jessica Tu | Caulfield Grammar School, Wheelers Hill
Tina Vlahos | Swinburne Senor Secondary College

Read more about these fantastic works in the Education kit- Interviews with the artists

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