People & Places through time: Photo Competition
To celebrate the Archibald prize being in Ballarat for the very first time, Ballarat’s key historical and cultural collection organisations came together to support the 'People & Places through time: Recreate a Photo Competition'.
People were invited to get creative, grab a friend and start snapping! Thanks to all those who got involved, uploaded their images and voted.
...and the winners are:
Congratulations to all the winners and all those who got involved. We'd particularly like to thank:
- Award host Have you seen old Ballaarat Town? Facebook page
- Historic image contributors Art Gallery of Ballarat, Ballarat Library, Federation University Australia Historical Collection, Gold Museum, Museum of Australian Democracy at Eureka (M.A.D.E), Public Record Office of Victoria
- Award sponsors The Unicorn Ballarat and Camera House Ballarat
Some other great entries:
Above: The Ballarat Art Gallery crew
Above: Julian and Holly at the lake
Above: Brian and Amy
See more at Have you seen old Ballaarat Town? Facebook page
Find the original photos and more about the competition on the HUL Blog