Saturday, December 1, 2012

VANESSA MALTESE OF TORONTO NAMED WINNER OF THE 14TH ANNUAL RBC CANADIAN PAINTING COMPETITION

Zaidan Gallery

TORONTO, November 30, 2012 — Last night, RBC and the Canadian Art Foundation announced Vanessa Maltese of Toronto, Ontario, as the national winner of the 14th annual RBC Canadian Painting Competition for her work entitled Balaclava. Vanessa will receive a $25,000 purchase prize for her work.


In addition, honourable mentions were given to Betino Assa from Montreal, Quebec, for his work Gathering in the forest, 12 am and to Katie Lyle from Vancouver, British Columbia, for her work White Night. Betino and Katie were each awarded $15,000 for their work....