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    01.04.20 Sylvia Ken featured in Weltkunst

    Sylvia Ken’s work has been featured in an article in German Art magazine, Weltkunst. Featured in the collector’s seminar editorial on Aboriginal art, writer Henrike Von Spesshardt delves into the rich visual experiences and increasing value of Australian Aboriginal art globally, particularly in Europe.

    Sylvia Ken will present a series of new paintings alongside Tjungkara Ken and the Ken Sisters Collaborative in forthcoming 2020 group show, New Work.

    Image credit: Sylvia Ken   Seven Sisters 249-19   2019   acrylic on linen   200.0 x 152.0 cm


    24.05.19 Sylvia Ken in the Wynne Prize 2019

    Congratulations to Sylvia Ken, who has been awarded the Wynne Prize 2019 for her work, Seven Sisters.

    Ken paints at Tjala Arts, located in Amata Community in far north-west South Australia. She is a member of the Ken Sisters Collaborative, who previously won the Wynne Prize in 2016.

    Her work will also be featured in an upcoming exhibition with Tjala Arts at Jan Murphy Gallery in August.

    Wynne Prize 2019
    11 May – 8 September
    Art Gallery of New South Wales

    For more information about the Wynne Prize, please click here.

    Image credit: Sylvia Ken   Seven Sisters   2019   acrylic on linen   200.0 x 240.0 cm


    30.05.19 Sylvia Ken in the 2019 Hadley's Art Prize

    Sylvia Ken has been selected as a finalist in the 2019 Hadley’s Art Prize with her work Seven Sisters.

    Sylvia Ken was recently awarded the 2019 Wynne Prize to much acclaim. The artist will also present new work in the forthcoming Tjala Arts exhibition at Jan Murphy Gallery later this year.

    The winner of the 2019 Hadley’s Art Prize will be announced on Friday 19 July at the exhibition opening at Hadley’s Orient Hotel.

    2019 Hadley’s Art Prize
    20 July – 18 August
    Hadley’s Orient Hotel Hobart

    For more information, please click here.

    Image credit: Sylvia Ken   Seven Sisters  2019   acrylic on linen   180 x 152 cm


    30.05.19 Sylvia Ken in 2018 35th NATSIAA

    Sylvia Ken was a finalist in the 2018 35th Telstra National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Art Awards. Ken presented her work in the prize alongside fellow Tjala Arts painters, the Ken Sisters Collaborative.

    For further information, please click here.

    Image credit: Sylvia Ken  Seven Sisters   2017  (Detail)   acrylic on linen   240.0 x 200.0 cm


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