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Mandurah artist Hilly Coufreur

Mandurah artist Hilly Coufreur named the winner of the 2018 Margaret River Art Prize sponsored by Bendigo Bank as part of the annual Margaret River Art Auction.

Mandurah artist Hilly Coufreur has been named the winner of the 2018 Margaret River Art Prize as part of the annual Margaret River Art Auction. Selected by judges ahead of the annual auction, which will be held at the Margaret River Education Campus on Saturday October 27, Mrs Coufreur’s ‘Gumtrees’ was selected from an impressive list of […]

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$1500 MRIS Art Auction prize goes to Paris Hawken

“Above the Water” by local artist Paris Hawken has won the Art Auction’s inaugural $1500 ‘Margaret River Art Award’ sponsored by Bendigo Bank. The cyanotype was chosen from over 60 other artworks. In past years a local guest artist attends the auction and pick out their favourite piece, this year and moving into the future, […]

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Catching the sun!

 Yr 2 MRIS students, Cedar Orkin, Matilda Lukac, Pia Bawden and Zoe Wilson created sun-catchers to hang in their classroom. They collected leaves and flowers for decoration.  

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A Decade of Art Auction Success!

Colourful Collaboration: This wonderful creation by MRIS art teacher,  Maree Mohn and MRIS art students was the first piece to go under the hammer at the 10th Art Auction on Saturday night. Thanks to all our wonderful donating artists and sponsors for their generous support and to our parent volunteers. We couldn’t do it without […]

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