Congratulations to Annika Romeyn who was the recipient of the Commendation Prize at the official opening and awards ceremony of the Banyule Award for Works on Paper 2019. Works from forty contemporary artists were selected from a pool of 439 entrants, you can view Annika's award-winning work Verge 2 (detail above) in the finalist's exhibition held at Hatch Contemporary Artspace, Ivanhoe till Spetember 4th.
Annika Romeyn receives the Commendation Prize at the Banyule Award for Works on Paper 2019
Sasha Grishin reviews Annika Romeyn's latest exhibtion at Megalo Print Gallery
Sasha Grishin calls Annika Romynes exhibtion Endurance at Megalo Print Gallery "the most ambitious exhibition by Romeyn to date, where powerful imagery is imbued with a strong emotional impact - an image of grandeur and beauty that is never fully attainable." Read the full Canberra Times review here. (Image courtesy of Brenton McGeachie)
Michael Simms a Finalist in the Kennedy Art Prize 2019
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'.
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.