We are deighted to announce that Annika Romeyn has won this years $25,000 acquisitive Fisher's Ghost Art Prize. You can see Annika's winning artwork Verge III, monotype & pencil on paper, via the Fisher's Ghost virtual tour on the Campbelltown Arts Centre website here.
Annika Romeyn wins Fishers Ghost Award 2020
Hannah Quinlivan exhibiting as part of Contour556
Hannah Quinlivan's lyrical installation 'Shroud' is now installed at Lake Burley Griffin in Canberra as part of Contour556. The installation is on view until 31 October 2020. Read more about Contour556 and Hannah's piece here.
MICHAEL SIMMS INCLUDED IN 2020 LETHBRIDGE 'ARTISTS TO WATCH' EXHIBITION
Michael Simms was included in the annual Lethbridge 'Artists To Watch' exhibition. To read an article on the exhibit and on Michael's work in particular, click the link here.
FOUR WORKS BY ANNIKA ROMEYN SELECTED FOR THE INTERNATIONAL PRINTMAKING BIENNIAL DOURO
Congratulations to Annika, whose works, 'Tuross Falls', 'Spiral', 'Slippage' and 'Chasm II' were included in the 10th International Printmaking Biennial Douro in Portugal. This festival is one of the most significant of its kind, exhibiting the work of some of the worlds most distinguished printmakers. Well done Annika.
MICHAEL SIMMS ANNOUNCED AS A FINALIST IN THIS YEAR'S LESTER PRIZE
Michael Simms has been selected as a semi-finalist in this years (Richard) Lester Prize for portraiture, for his painting of Genevieve Lemon (see above). The finalists' artworks will be on display in the Centenary Galleries at AGWA (Art Gallery of Western Australia) from the 31st of October to the 29th of November. With a top prize of $50, 000, we wish Michael all the best.
MICHAEL SIMMS SELECTED ONCE AGAIN AS A FINALIST IN THE SBS PORTRAIT PRIZE
Having won the prize in it's inaugural year in 2018, Michael Simms was selected again in this years SBS (Southern Buoy Studio) Portrait Prize. Michael's exquisite portrait of 'Genevieve Lemon', oil on canvas, 60cm x 60cm (seen above) captured "... her warm, authentic and inquisitive nature" (Michael Simms, 2020). Congratulations Michael!