Congratulations to Kim Anderson who has been selected as a finalist in this years Swan Hill Print & Drawing Award at the Swan Hill Regional Art Gallery. The award promotes excellence in Australian prints and drawings. 56 finalists were selected from 248 entries. Kim's work, 'Shelter', 2019, ink and charcoal, 76cm x 56cm, will be on display at the gallery until the 22nd of November. From everyone at FLG, congratulations Kim!
KIM ANDERSON SELECTED AS A FINALIST IN THIS YEAR'S SWAN HILL PRINT & DRAWING AWARD
KEN SMITH'S WORK TO BE INCLUDED IN BALLINGLEN INAUGURAL EXHIBITION
Ken Smith's '2 mornings, 1 afternoon', September 2018, oil on panel, 33 x 106 cm (seen above) will be included in an exhibition at the Ballinglen Museum of Contemporary Art. The work is part of 28 Years Rambling Through the Landscape, the gallery's inaugural exhibition. Congratulations Ken on, once again, being included in a landmark exhibition.
KEN SMITH'S WORK INCLUDED IN MPRG: FIFTY
Ken Smith's drawing, 'Aspects of Floatation', 1993, graphite pencil and acrylic on paper, 66cm x 116cm, forms part of the Mornington Peninsula Regional Gallery's permanent collection. It will be included in MPRG: FIFTY, an exhibition that celebrates the 50th year anniversary of the gallery. The exhibition will take place between the 5th of December 2020 and the 21st of February 2021. Congratulations Ken!
KATHRIN LONGHURST HAS WON THIS YEAR'S NORTHERN BEACHES ART PRIZE
A huge congratulations to Kathrin Longhurst who won this year's Northern Beaches Art Prize for her work, 'Backyard Dreaming', oil on linen, 90cm x 120cm (detail seen above). A terrific way to cap off what has been an incredible year for Kathrin.
KATHRIN LONGHURST'S MUDDY WATERS SELECTED BY JUDGES IN THE 2020 PORTIA GEACH ART AWARD
Well done to Kathrin Longhurst whose painting, 'Muddy Waters', oil on linen, 180cm x 180cm, was selected as a finalist in SH Ervin Gallery's Portia Geach Art Award. This, along with varying other accolades and an exquisite series exhibited last month at FLG, are the result of Kathrin's tireless and creative work ethic.
JANNE KEARNEY SELECTED AS A FINALIST IN THE 2020 LESTER ART PRIZE
Janne Kearney, who has this year already been a finalist in the Portia Geach Art Award and won the Lethbridge Art Award, has now also been selected as a finalist in Western Australia's Lester Art Prize. Congratulations Janne on having your work, 'Road To Nowhere', 2020, oil on linen, 110cm x 110cm, selected by the judges. We wish Janne all the best on October 30th when the winner is announced.