the wilson visual arts award



Congratulations to our winners for 2013

The Wilson Visual Arts Award  John Bokor : Clouds on the way to Canberra

Peter Carroll Encouragement Award John Cottroll: Tabletop

Highly commended Kate Woodcroft & Catherine Sagin: Survey (Iceland)

Katka Adams People’s Choice Award James Guppy: Broadbeans



The Wilson Visual Arts Award will not be held in the foreseeable future.


What art offers is space – a certain breathing room for the spirit - John Updike

Established in 2012, The Wilson Visual Arts Award, under the auspices of Trinity Catholic College, Lismore, is a vehicle to showcase the talent of local and national artists, to recognize artists for their high achievements in the field of visual arts, and to expand, promote, and document Lismore’s role as a leading arts destination.

The Wilsons River is located in Northern New South Wales. It rises in the eastern section of the Nightcap National Park meandering through Lismore and south to Coraki.Trinity Catholic College is located on the corner of Dawson and Leycester Streets in Lismore.

Art is your emotions flowing in a river of imagination Devin, primary school student 1999



 The Wilson Visual Arts Award $10 000

                                                               Peter Carroll Encouragement Award $1000

Katka Adams People’s Choice Award $1500

 2013 finalists gallery