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Hampton, QLD, 4352
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The annual Hampton Festival is a celebration of local produce, gourmet industries and the Hampton district's creative culture.

Hampton Art Exhibition

Winner of the 2019 USQ Artsworx Bursary - Jenny Foxton with her award winning entry ‘As the snow melts’

Winner of the 2019 USQ Artsworx Bursary - Jenny Foxton with her award winning entry ‘As the snow melts’

The Hampton Festival provides an outlet for the work of both professional and up and coming visual, performance, vocal and craft artists through the Hampton Art Exhibition. The festival is committed to fostering further development of the arts in the local community.

The Hampton Art Exhibition is an important way to foster local talent and has run concurrently with the Festival for 17 years. It continues to offer a wonderful opportunity for prominent and emerging artists living within a 50km radius of Hampton to present their work to an audience of thousands.

2019 Art Exhibition Hampton Festival winners

USQ Artsworx Bursary     Jenny Foxton - “As the snow melts’              

Tonkin Award                        Bill Morton

Highly Commended awards  Andrew Singh, Peter Bright, Jennifer Hartley, Bruce Griffiths and Rosalie Eustace

People’s Choice (donated by Colours of San Cris)        Joy Holt - ‘Beyond the Horizon’

2019 People’s Choice (donated by Colours of San Cris) winner Joy Holt with her winning painting - ‘Beyond the Horizon’

2019 People’s Choice (donated by Colours of San Cris) winner Joy Holt with her winning painting - ‘Beyond the Horizon’

Year 6 Competition

First    -     Stephanie           Geham  State School

Second      -       Liliana                    Crows Nest State School

Third           -        Magnolia             Toowoomba Christian College

Highly Commended: Lucas - Toowoomba Christian College; Bridie- Toowoomba Christian College; Bella - Toowoomba Christian College:                     Hanna- Toowoomba Christian College and Rubi - Mary MacKillop College

High School Competition

First           -              Chelsea                Highfields State Secondary School


HAMPTON ART EXHIBITION OPENING AND PREVIEW

The Hampton Art Exhibition preview and opening takes place on the Saturday just before the Hampton Festival and is located at the Festival site in Chapman Park, Hampton.  Artists, guests and the general public are invited to join us as we celebrate the preview. Light refreshments will be served.

The  USQ Artsworx Bursary, Hampton Art Exhibition Hangers prize and the Year 6 Student prize will all be announced at the opening.

The Hampton Art Exhibition is open all day on the Sunday as part of the HAMPTON FESTIVAL from 9.30am - 4.00pm.


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