Pride of Australia medal 2005 Marisa Angelis


Nomination –

Courage, Community Spirit, Role Model, Mateship, Environment and Peace



Australian of the Year 2003 – Short List

26 January 2003

Nomination –

Australian of the Year 2003 Short List – Role Model




The Peoplescape 2001 Celebrating Australians the Centenary of Federation

Peoplescape Nomination © MarisaAngelis

October 2000

Nomination –

‘The Peoplescape’ – The Centenary of Federation, Australia nation celebrations 2001

Angelis’s second nomination; depicted in life size cut out ‘Marisa Angelis Peoplescape Figure’ and recognised for; Artist, Designer, Writer, Poet, Philanthropist and Humanitarian

‘The Peoplescape’, largest art exhibition ever to take place in Australia and made up of ‘People Figures’ for and about ‘Extraordinary’ Australian people.

Marisa Angelis’s Peoplescape Figure / Nomination is featured in the book;

‘The Peoplescape – Celebrating Australians’ by Michael Mckernan HGB Hardie Grant Books 2002 in conjunction with the National Council for the Centenary of Federation. (Cover of book is featured top of second image)

The figure is on the cover, page 2 and appears on page 207 (above another person’s name).

‘The Peoplescape Figures’ exhibited on and around the lawns of Parliament House Canberra, Australia

(November 25 – December 4, 2001)

Surviving ‘Peoplescape Figures’, placed/ exhibited in ‘The National Museum’ Canberra – Australia

“Australia Celebrated Nation Wide, with concerts, fireworks displays, schools with programs and venues with events. The ABC (television, Australian Broadcasting Corporation) featured a concert live from the nations capital Canberra and amongst the heart of The Peoplescape exhibition of Figures. People of All Walks of Lives and Backgrounds were honoured.”

Portrait Sketch of Marisa Angelis © John Angelis ADM

© Marisa Angelis


Marisa Angelis Picture Feature In The Elle Australia Magazine 2000Elle Elizabeth Arden Visible Difference Awards 2000

Nomination –

Making a Visible Difference

1999 Marisa Angelis Nominated for

Elle Elizabeth Arden Visible Difference Awards 2000

The youngest and only South Australian, Marisa Angelis’s nomination, article, picture and one of Marisa’s paintings Northern Territory Croc 1994, appeared in the Elle Australia magazine, December 1999 –

The Special Collector’s Issue – The Faces of The Future – Icons and Ingenues

In support of ‘Look Good Feel Better Foundation’

© Marisa Angelis

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