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Enter now to win a colourful award

12 Apr 2021

Resene is on the hunt for creative and colourful projects finished in Resene paints and colours in Australia, New Zealand and the Pacific Islands. Have you completed a project with creative and excellent use of Resene paints and colour? Then make sure you enter it into the Resene Total Colour Awards. 

The Resene Total Colour Awards recognise outstanding use of colour, and we want to celebrate the best of the best. Categories include: Residential - Interior, Residential - Exterior, Commercial - Exterior, Commercial – Interior Public/Retail, Commercial - Interior Office, Landscape, Education, Installation – Experiential - Product, Neutrals, Heritage, Rising star – Student, Lifetime Achievement. Commercial includes commercial, corporate rebranding, industrial, government sector.

There are over $15,000 in prizes to be won. For the colourful winners, each category winner will win NZ$1000 and a coveted Resene Total Colour Award sculpture and the overall Nightingale winner will win NZ$2500 and an exclusive Resene Total Colour – Nightingale Award sculpture. We showcase a wide range of entries each year on the Resene website in the Resene Total Colour Awards gallery and include many projects in Resene media throughout the year. 

It’s free to enter, and multiple projects can be entered so long as they’re on separate forms.

Visit to enter now until 30 June 2021.


Above: Nancy Martin House by Frederick Ost, coloured by Ann Shelton and Duncan Munro, the 2020 Resene Total Colour Nightingale Award winner and 2020 Resene Total Colour Heritage Residential Award winner. Image by Bonnie Beattie.

Published: 12 Apr 2021