Meg Cowell’s hauntingly beautiful photographic work ‘Deep Space’ is now featured on the cover of New York Times bestselling author Nora Roberts’ latest novel, Inheritance. Flinders Lane Gallery is thrilled to see one of Meg’s works on the cover of such a widely-read and beloved author. See the original artwork here.
MEG COWELL WORK FEATURES ON COVER OF BESTSELLING NOVEL
ANNIKA ROMEYN FINALIST IN M16 DRAWING PRIZE
We are proud to announce that Annika Romeyn has been included in the M16 Drawing Prize with her recent pencil and watercolour monotype work ‘River Red Gum (Mutawintji)’. The exhibition opens Saturday 25 November.
MARGARET ACKLAND WINS PEOPLE’S CHIOCE AWARD
Margaret Ackland has won the People’s Choice Award for the Hazelhurst Art on Paper Prize, with her incredible work Toile de Jouy with Poppies. The biennial Hazelhurst Art on Paper Award showcases outstanding art created with, on or about paper. This year Hazelhurst received entries from 890 artists from across Australia. Congratulations Margaret!
KIM ANDERSON FINALIST IN M16 DRAWING PRIZE
Congratulations to Kim Anderson who has been announced as a finalist in the M16 Artspace Drawing Prize. The M16 Artspace Drawing Prize encompasses traditional drawing and techniques, as well as innovative non-traditional works that extend the understanding of what drawing is within contemporary art practice. This prestigious competition attracts hundreds of entries from across Australia and overseas. Kim has a major solo with FLG coming up in December, more info here.
ANNIKA ROMEYN RECIEVES MANDY MARTIN ART AND ENVIRONMENT AWARD
Annika Romeyn is the recipient of the Mandy Martin Art and Environment Award for 2023. The award, now in its second year, is a grant to support a project and is administered by Capital Arts Patrons Organisation. Annika plans to experiment with rust as a catalyst for new drawings, extending her engagement with Mutawintji National Park for an exhibition at Canberra Contemporary Art Space Lakeside in February 2024. Pictured is Alexander Boynes presenting Annika the award on behalf of Mandy Martin’s family.
MARGARET ACKLAND, JANNE KEARNEY AND KATHRIN LONGHURST AMONG FINALISTS IN PORTIA GEACH MEMORIAL AWARD
FLG artists Margaret Ackland, Janne Kearney and Kathrin Longhurst have all been announced as finalists in the Portia Geach Memorial Award. The Prestigious Portia Geach Award is presented annually to an Australian woman artist for the best portrait painted from life of a person distinguished in art, letters or science. Finalist works will be on exhibition at S.H. Ervin Gallery Fri 3 November – Sun 17 December. More info here.