We are thrilled to announce that Michael Simms has been announced a finalist in the Kennedy Art prize for 2019. The Kennedy Art Prize is an annual art award offered by the Kennedy Arts Foundation to Australian artists nationwide for works that embody, comment or celebrate 'beauty'.
Michael Simms a Finalist in the Kennedy Art Prize 2019
Janne Kearney announced as finalist in upcoming Clayton UTZ Art Award
Congratulations to Janne Kearney who has been announced as finalist in upcoming Clayton UTZ Art Award. The Award offers a $20,000 winner's prize and exhibition space for the finalists and is awarded to an outstanding artwork by a Queensland-based artist, or an artist with a strong connection to Queensland.
FLINDERS QUARTER IS BROUGHT TO LIFE WITH AUGMENTED ART
The Flinders Quarter Augmented Art Walk features works by celebrated Australian artists including Vexta, The Huxleys, Adele Varcoe, Alex Mitchell, Chelsea Gustafsson, Jacob Leary and Sutu (Stu Campbell). Each of the featured artworks will come to life through digital animation via the Eyejack app and across multiple locations. See more on the initiative here.
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 the youtube link.
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.