Jackie Chatfield holds her haunting acrylic painting Dreams, which won the top $2000 award at the Queenstown Art Society annual exhibition’s opening night last Friday – she’s pictured with judge Alan Cook (left), a Dunedin artist, and Greg Ross from exhibition sponsor Locations Realty.

The exhibition, which consists of 126 entries including 30 inspired by this year’s theme, H20, runs every day till November 30 from 10am till 4pm at the society’s Stanley Street rooms.

Members of the public can vote for the viewers’ choice award.