We are delighted to announce that the winner of the Visitor’s Prize at this year’s Open Art
Exhibition is Shannon Haswell, with her painting of ‘The Pier’, which received 31 votes.
Shannon was also the winner of the Periscope Award with her painting entitled ‘The Barage’
and will be offered a sole exhibition in 2019.
The second highest votes, 26, went to John Rogan’s painting ‘Red Rose’ with Elaine Milford
in third place with 24 votes for her painting of ‘Shaoall’. A total of 290 votes were cast in
total, with every exhibitor receiving a share of the votes.
A sincere thank you to all our visitors and particularly those who took part in the voting.