Past Winners


First Place

Second Place

Third Place

Ella Rose Uren-Louisson

Hamilton Christian School

Amy Barnes

Sacred Heart Girls College

Cassia Ten Hove

Hamilton Christian School













The winners of the 2017 Paterson Burn Optometrists Excellence in Art Competition.

First prize was won by Ella Rose Uren-Louisson of Hamilton Christian School.

Second prize was awarded to Amy Barnes of Sacred Heart Girls College.

Third prize was presented to Cassia Ten Hove of Hamilton Christian School. 


People's Choice

Alana Muntz-Walsh

Hillcrest High School

People's choice award for 2017 was awarded to Alana Muntz-Walsh of Hillcrest High School.




Cherith Ahu

Hamilton Christian School

Georgia Cantlon

Epsom Girls Grammar School

Hannah Savage

Hamilton Girls High School

Jane Chow

Hillcrest High School

Kimberley Grey

Hamilton Christian School

Marilee Verbeek

Hamilton Christian School

Olivia King

Waiuku College

Shona Shin

Hillcrest High School

Taliyah Chase

Morrinsville College

Vishal Chandra

Fraser High School


Ten artists were also awarded with a commendation prize from various high schools from across the Waikato and Auckland.


2016 winners

Joaquin Belisario 
Hillcrest High School

Elise Francis
Baradene College

Iris Du
Mt Roskill Grammar

The winners of the 2016 Paterson Burn Optometrist Excellence in Art Competition.

First place was awarded to Joaquin Belisario, a Year 13 student from Hillcrest High School. 

Second place was awarded to Elise Francis of Baradene College.

Third place was awarded to Iris Du from Mt Roskill Grammar.

The 2016 theme was an Eye to the Future and the young artists drew inspiration from some big social issues effecting our communities.