Klytie Pate Ceramics Award | 7 – 14 March

The Klytie Pate Award for Ceramics is a National prize, open to all ceramicists in Australia and New Zealand who are experienced in the craft, and carries an annual prize of $3000.

Exhibition open 7-14 March

Visit MAG at Mansfield to see shortlisted entries on display from 7-14 March in Mansfield. The exhbition will be open from 10 am to 4 pm each day.

MAG at Mansfield
4 Highett Street
Mansfield, Victoria
Enquiries phone Miriam on 0407 664 202

2018 winners

Judging the entries in 2018, Jason Smith, Director, Geelong Art Gallery awarded the 2018 Klytie Pate Ceramics Award to Midnight Sun, Fiskars by Janetta Kerr-Grant. The Mark Brabham Award for an Emerging Artist was awarded to First Date by Narumi Ii.

Janetta Kerr-Grant - Midnight Sun, Fiskars

Janetta Kerr-Grant – Midnight Sun, Fiskars – Winner of the 2018 Klytie Pate Ceramics Award

Narumi Ii - First Date

Narumi Ii – First Date – Winner of the Mark Brabham Award for an Emerging Artist in 2018

2018 finalists

The 2018 award attracted 18 entrants, with a total of 31 pieces that will be on display in Mansfield from 7 to 14 March. Artists are listed here in alphabetical order of surname.

Aleisa Byfield @aleisabyfield.artisan
Laura Dortmans @sweetsimpleceramics
Jenny Gibney @artistjennifergibney
Lee Goller @gollerlee
Narumi Ii @narumi_ceramics
Wendy Jagger @wendy_jagger
Janetta Kerr-Grant @janettakerrgrant
Montessa Maack @momaackceramics
Betty Mitlan
Shelley Oldham @princess_shelley_oldham
Dianne Peach @di.peach
Julie Pennington @juliepenningtonceramics
Robyn Phelan @robynphelan
Kirsten Perry @kirstenpp
Bill Powell
Natalie Rosin @natrosin
Sarah Tracton @sarahtracton
Tania Vrancic @tania_vrancic_artist


Read more on our Klytie Pate page

2017 winner of the Klytie Pate Award ‘A small brewed’ by Dianne Peach