Nelson City Framers Paramount Art Award
Award winner received $2000
This year's Paramount Award was proudly presented by the Nelson City Framers. All artists selected for Art Expo Nelson 2015 were eligible to enter this award. Fourteen finalists were chosen and their selected artworks displayed together at Art Expo Nelson. Final judging revealed the winner to be 'Spinning Sand Into Gold' by Anthony Genet of Flame Daisy Glass Design.
Sprig & Fern People's Choice Beer label
$1000 prize money and the winning artwork on the label of a popular Sprig & Fern beer rigger
Alice Reade was the 2015 winner. Alice is a young Nelson artist with a bright future. This was the first year she entered the award and exhibited at Art Expo Nelson.
Crowe Horwath Business Art Award
Business Art Award - win $500
Again this year Crowe Horwath sponsored the Business Art award. The ethos of the award is "a piece most suited to a business environment". This award was won by MELBOURN, Melanie Bourn. A Nelson artist and first time entrant of Art Expo Nelson.