Chris Goldberg’s Mixed Bag voted people’s choice

News Update 10 October 2018
The 2018 Emerging Artist Award has concluded for its 16th year and the City is proud to announce winner of the SOCO Realty People's Choice Award. 

Chris Goldberg was awarded the $500 prize for her painting Mixed Bag after receiving the highest number of votes from the patrons who visited the exhibition. The City received 444 votes in total from attendees.

Chris has previously won the People’s Choice award category in 2016. Her work will be pasted up in the Angelo Street Coles Underground Car Park alongside previous winners in the coming weeks. 

The 2018 Emerging Artist Award exhibition launch and awards presentation was held on 20 September 2018 with 87 works on display to the community from 21-29 September 2018.

Ten category award winners and four highly commended acknowledgements were announced at the event. 


SOCO Realty People's Choice Award winner Chris Goldberg (centre) with her painting Mixed Bag

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