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2016 GAMAA

Museums & Galleries Queensland celebrated the Winners and Finalists in the 2016 GAMAA.

Winners and Finalists for the 2016 Gallery and Museum Achievement Awards (GAMAA) were announced at a gala event on 22 November 2016.

The 2016 Gallery and Museum Achievement Awards were proudly hosted by Creative Arts Redlands – Redland Performing Arts Centre and Redland Art Gallery. 

Museums & Galleries Queensland congratulates the Winners and Finalists in the following categories.

Projects: Organisations with Paid Staff

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JOINT WINNER: Museum of Brisbane for 100% Brisbane

JOINT WINNER: Logan Art Gallery, Logan City Council for Animating Spaces Logan: Arts in the Park

FINALISTS:

  • Bundaberg Regional Galleries for Wide Bay – High Desert II
  • Newstead House, Brisbane for Connecting Threads: Tracing fashion, fabric and everyday life at Newstead House

Engagement: Organisations with Paid Staff

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WINNER: State Library of Queensland for Peace and Quiet

FINALISTS: 

  • R.D. Milns Antiquities Museum, The University of Queensland for 'Cyprus: An Island and A People' Exhibition and Public Programs
  • Redland Art Gallery for Gathering Strands
  • Tanks Arts Centre, Cairns Regional Council for Freedom of Expression: Indigenous Art from Queensland Correctional Centres.

Sustainability: Organisations with Paid Staff

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No nominations were received in this category.

Individuals: Paid Staff

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No nominations were received in this category.

Projects: Organisations Volunteer Run

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WINNER: Fassifern District Historical Society Inc. for War Memories including C.W.A. involvement

FINALISTS: 

  • Gladstone Maritime History Society Inc. (Gladstone Maritime Museum) for Acquisition of Fremantle Class Patrol Boat 'HMAS Gladstone' and its Display

Engagement: Organisations Volunteer Run

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WINNER: Surf World Gold Coast Inc. for Sharing the Stoke

Sustainability: Organisations Volunteer Run

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WINNER: Archer Park Rail Museum for Revitalisation of Archer Park Rail Museum

Individuals: Volunteer

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JOINT WINNER: Jenny Steadman, Queensland Women's Historical Association (Miegunyah House Museum)

JOINT WINNER: Norma Hambling, Logan Art Gallery, Logan City Council

FINALISTS:

  • Kylie Bourne, Miles and District Historical Society (Miles Historical Village Museum)
  • Albert (Buddy) Thomson, Boondooma Museum & Heritage Association Inc.

 

 

Banner image above: GAMAA trophies on display at the Museum of Brisbane in November 2013. The GAMAA trophies are commissioned from a different Queensland artist/designer each year, through the generous sponsorship of Brian Tucker Accounting.

Trophy artists:
L-R back row: Lucas Salton, Craig Flood, Julie Shepherd, Joanna Bone. 
L-R front row: Marc Harrison, Matt Dwyer, Elizabeth Shaw and Nick Ashby, Glen Skien, Donna Marcus. Photo: Chelsea Sipthorp.

 

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