Adam Pyett’s painting, Afternoon light in the You Yangs 2018, has been acquired by the Geelong Gallery Collection.
The work was first exhibited as part of Pyett’s inaugural exhibition with Jan Murphy Gallery in November 2018.
Image credit: Adam Pyett Afternoon light in the You Yangs 2018 oil on linen 102.0 x 87.0 cm
____________20.12.18 Michael Muir in Parliament House Art Collection
Congratulations to Michael Muir’s, whose work, Hidden in the summer 2018, has been acquired by the Parliament House Art Collection in Canberra.
Image credit: Michael Muir Hidden in the summer 2018 oil on linen 137.5 x 168.0 cm
____________14.12.18 People’s Choice Award Winner – 2018 John Leslie Art Prize
A.J. Taylor has been voted the winner of the John Leslie Art Prize 2018 People’s Choice Award at Gippsland Art Gallery.
From more than 60 finalists, visitors to the exhibition selected Taylor’s work, Forest ground, early light 2018.
Image credit: A.J. Taylor Forest ground, early light 2018 oil on board 121.0 x 239.0 cm
____________14.12.18 Fiona Lowry at Campbelltown Arts Centre
Fiona Lowry is in group exhibition, Borrowed Scenery, at Campbelltown Art Centre. For centuries, women have been the subjects of male artists, inserted into scenes framed by the male gaze. Borrowed Scenery explores what happens when the subjects of this gaze look back, step outside the frame, and assert their own vision and experience of the world.
The exhibition features over fifty artworks by female artists from the Campbelltown City collection across ranging mediums.
Image credit: Fiona Lowry I’m your kind, I’m your kind and I see 2006 acrylic and gouache on canvas 167.0 x 152.0 cm
____________08.12.18 Natasha Bieniek at RMIT Gallery
Natasha Bieniek is in group exhibition, Analogue art in a digital world, at RMIT Gallery. Curated by artists, Sam Leach and Tony Lloyd, the exhibition explores the impact of technology and digital imagery on the analogue art practices of painting and drawing.
Image credit: Natasha Bieniek Biophilia 2015 oil on dibond 9.0 x 9.0 cm