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ASMA National Exhibition 2023

VAS Gallery

26 Oct - 6 Nov 2023

Held at the VAS gallery, ASMA’s annual National Exhibition showcases the skills of our members which our society is so proud to play host to. Highlighting marine and maritime art in a variety of mediums and styles, ASMA is proud to show more than 50 artworks from October 26th to November 6th. The opening event will be hosted at 2pm on Saturday October 28th, and the gallery is open for viewing from 10-4 weekdays, and 11-4 weekends for the duration of the exhibition. A full catalogue is visible here. The President’s article on the exhibition is visible here.

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The winners of the awards are:

Best in Show: John Downton OAM FASMA 6646. Into the Sunset. An Old Gaffer
“Maritime art, this painting resounds, the sturdy canvas of the sail, the strength of salt laden rope, the enduring steadfastness of her hull, every brush stroke speaks of romance with the sea, I could not resist her, she calls come sail with me.” – Andrea Fleming Judge’s Comments 28 th October 2023

Certificates of Merit (4):

Ted Dansey Wallenius

John Woodland FASMA The Salvage Tug

Mary Hyde FASMA Moorings

Jack Woods Williamstown Docks 2010

President’s Medal: Robert Carter OAM FASMA
“Robert as a founding member stood as our ASMA President for 16 years and has always worked to the highest level and traditions of Marine Art. He has always provided interest and encouragement to me as an artist and member of our Society.” – Julian Bruere ASMA President 2023

Curator’s Choice: Suzy King FASMA The passion started with Fence Palings & Old Sheet