Entries for our 2018 Sheridan Evans Art Award closed on Friday 31 August.
Our judges are now considering entries from Australia, Germany, Portugal, South Africa, Spain, Switzerland, the UK and the USA.
The ABC’s audience-led project Curious Sydney was recently asked to find out:
Sue Daniel, digital producer for ABC NSW News, contacted our Chairperson, Marie-Louise McDermott, for help in addressing those questions and invited her to be take part in an ABC Radio Sydney broadcast segment about Sydney’s ocean pools.
Here are the links to that ABC story:
See the feature article in the June 2018 issue of our monthly newsletter Ocean Pool News for more information about ‘Who built the ocean pools around Sydney?’
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Closing dates for each of our 2018 ocean pool art awards have now been extended by three months.
The 2018 open-to-all Sheridan Evans Award will now close on 31 August 2018.
The 2018 members-only Shirley Ellis Award will now close on 30 September 2018.
Our online membership payment system should now be up and running well before the close of entries for the Shirley Ellis Award. As originally planned, entries for the Sheridan Evans award will close one month before the entries for the Shirley Ellis Award.
The Sunrise Swimmers of Merewether Ocean Baths – A book and exhibition by photographer and storyteller, Brydie Piaf.
The Sunrise Swimmers of Merewether Ocean Baths is a collection of portraits, seascapes and stories documenting the regular early morning swimmers of Newcastle’s iconic Merewether Ocean Baths. The Sunrise Swimmers is Brydie Piaf’s celebration of the saltwater life and the people who greet the sea before the sun each day. The exhibition (proudly supported by Olympus) is open from 24 February to 17 April 2018 in the Local History Lounge at City Library, Laman Street, Newcastle, NSW, Australia.