The 2018 competition will be open for entries in the New Year.
Carpet installation scoops 2017 Parkin Drawing Prize
Kirsty Lillico from Wellington has been announced the winner of the 2017 Parkin Drawing Prize. Kirsty wins a
$20,000 cash prize – sponsored by Chris Parkin, arts patron and philanthropist. Read More
Kirsty Lillico - State Block
The Exhibition selection panel for 2017 was:
Simon Rees. Director of Govett-Brewster Art Gallery, New Plymouth.
John Gow. Principal of Gow Langsford gallery, pre- eminent in their field.
Kelcy Taratoa. Painter. His brightly coloured, high impact works based partly on comic book characters, have achieved international recognition.
Warren Feeney. Gallery owner, art scholar and writer. Instrumental in founding the Parkin Prize for drawing.