USU Creative Awards

The USU Creative gives student artists from all University of Sydney campuses and faculties a chance to showcase and publish their work to peers, industry professionals and the local community.

The 2018 USU Creative Awards will be exhibiting at Verge Gallery between 9-13 October.

Thank you to everyone who contributed and Congratulations to the 2018 winners:

1st Place: Rosie Eliza Thomas – In/Different Spaces
Runner Up: Laura Moore – Scene #2
Highly Commended: Gillian Kayrooz - Y3LLOW SUN BAY RUN
Highly Commended: Tanushri Saha - half different, partially familiar
Highly Commended: Elise Gibson-Long - Black Leak
People’s Choice: Michelle Dang - save the best for last

1st Place: Gabriela Bourke – Suspension
Runner Up: Katrina Kemp - Number Eight Last
Highly Commended: Alisha Brown – BEEP BEEP//
Highly Commended: Coco Huang – A Handful of Water
Highly Commended: Edward Furst – A Very Canine Breakfast
Editor’s Choice: Robin M. Eames – Requiem for Medusa

1st Place: Sam Parker – Lost
Runner Up: Coco Huang – Reflections
Highly Commended: Lara Goodridge – La Puissance
People’s Choice: Lara Goodridge – La Puissance

Copies of Hermes – The USU Creative Awards Catalogue are available at The Manning ACCESS Desk, ISL and Verge Gallery. If you would like a copy of the catalogue posted to you, please email