Welcome to Art Beyond the Divide

Art Beyond the Divide is back in 2017

at GOTAFE Seymour Campus (Wallis Street)

Open to all artists. 

This unique, innovative and exciting show will open with a gala awards event at 7pm - Friday 25 th August,

then 10am till 4pm Saturday 26 August

and 10am till 2pm on Sunday 27August.

Opening our show this year – local favourite man-about-town and patron of the arts – Garry Sutton

Our 2017 Prizes/Awards

Isobel Robinson Memorial Award                                        for Most Outstanding Artwork in Show    -      $ 1000

Best Oil     -       $ 400

Best Acrylic      -      $ 400

Best Watercolour      -      $400

Best Pastel     -       $400

Best Any Other Medium       -     $ 400

Highly Commended x 3      -     Certificate

People’s Choice Award      -      Certificate and Rosette

Gala Opening & Awarding of Prizes

7pm Friday  25 August 2017

Catering by Shearer’s Restaurant

Entertainment by Katie Fitzgerald

Tickets $20 (exhibiting artists no charge)

2017  Annual Raffle

‘On the Rocks’

Watercolour painting - generously donated by popular local artist Ann Voogt

On the Rocks

Shearer’s Café 

  Open during the show

Enjoy lunch or light refreshments with your favourite wine as you and dine amongst the artworks.  The staff of Shearer’s Restaurant have been delighting our guests with their wonderful food for many years.

Shearer’s Café will be catering our gala opening.


Weekend Music Program

Day Time Musician/Group
Saturday 10.30-11.30 Dianne Mackrell – Harpist
Saturday 12.00-2.00 Ben Muddyman and Friend – piano and flute
Saturday 2.30-3.30 Winded! – Wind trio – flute/clarinet/oboe
Sunday 11.00-12.00 The Thistle Ensemble – clarinet ensemble
Sunday 12.30-1.30 Le Cheile – Traditional Irish group


Art Beyond the Divide is a joint venture of Seymour and District Art Society Inc and GOTAFE Seymour. 
We thank our sponsors who facilitate the promotion of arts in our community.