Susan Baird has been announced as a Finalist in the 2019 Paddington Art Prize with her beautiful painting ‘Autumnal Blush’ 100x100cm oil on linen! We wish her the best of luck!
Congratulations to Kathryn Ryan who has been awarded the Boys Choice Award at the highly reputable Kings Art Prize 2019. Now in it's the 25th year, Kathryn Ryan joins a long list of acclaimed artists participating in the prize.
A big congratulations to Michael Simms! His painting 'Hostage' was Highly Commended at the Naked and Nude Art Prize at Manning Regional Gallery. This year the prize was judged by Denise Mimmocchi, the senior curator of Australian art at the Art Gallery of NSW.
FLG Artist Terri Brooks will present a new exhibition entitiled 'Following a Path 2014-2019' at Tacit Gallery. This new suite of works can be viewd at Tacit Gallery - 123a Gipps Street Collingwood, Melbourne, from the 18th of September until the 13th of October 2019 with opening celebrations on Wednesday the 18th between 6.30 and 8pm.
Leah Thiessen has been announced as a Finalist in the 2019 Gosford Art Prize for her stunning piece 'Immersed'.
Naomi White has been selected as a Finlaist in the Tattersall's Landscape Art Prize 2019. Now in its 30th year of subsistence, the Prize is one of Australia's most prestigious landscape awards establishebd by the Tattersall's Club in Brisbane, Queensland. The prize is judged by a panel of four judges. Previous judges include former winners, art professors, valuers, gallery directors and Tattersall’s Committee Members.
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.
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)