Jacob Leary revealed as one of the ten artists selected for Hobart Current: Liberty 2020Hobart Current is an innovative long-term partnership between the City of Hobart and the Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery, which replaces the 27-year-old City of Hobart Art Prize. It is a major biennial program that will nurture and showcase contemporary artists working across different media. You can learn more about Hobart Current and hear Jacob talk about his practice via the following link https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=1&v=YU6BBgI8IJo.
Annika Romeyn at the Teixeira Lopes Museum, Vila Nova de Gaia, Portugal
Annika Romeyn's monotype ‘Slippage’ (2018, 152cm x 168cm) is currently on display in the Teixeira Lopes Museum, Vila Nova de Gaia, Portugal for the ‘Global Print 4’ exhibition. The exhibition continues until 30 Sept and spans 10 venues throughout the Douro Valley region.
Kim Anderson at Manifest Research Gallery and Drawing Center
Kim Anderson's beautiful artwork "Denial" is to be included in the 14th International Drawing Annual (INDA14) published by Manifest Research Gallery and Drawing Center, Ohio, USA.
Margaret Ackland is announced as a finalist in the Hazelhurst Art on Paper Award 2019
Congratulations to Margaret Ackland who has also been selected as a finalist in the Hazelhurst Art on Paper Award 2019. Ackland's work (detail above) can be viewed along side all of the other finalist works at Hazelhurst Art Centre in NSW between the 21st of September and the 17th of November 2019.
Amber-Rose Hulme a finalist in the Hazelhurst Art on Paper Award 2019
Since 2001 The Hazelhurst Art on Paper Award has been a significant national biennial exhibition that aims to elevate the status of works on paper while supporting and promoting artists working with this medium. With prize money totalling $26,000, the Award showcases outstanding art created with, on or about paper. Artists compete for the $15,000 major award; the Young & Early Career Artist and the Friends of Hazelhurst Local Artist Awards ($5,000 each); and the People’s Choice Award ($1,000), plus the Hazelhurst Preparator’s choice Residency Award.
Kathrin Longhurst a finalist in The Portia Geach Memorial Award 2019
Artist Kathrin Longhurst has been selected as a finalist in the prestigous Portia Geach Memorial Award 2019 with her portrait of Mariama (shown above). The Exhibition will run from August 2 to September 15, 2019 at S.H. Ervin Gallery in Sydney.