Congratulations to Natasha Bieniek, Robert Malherbe, Tjungkara Ken, Sylvia Ken and Leslie Rice who are finalists in this year’s prizes. Bieniek, Malherbe and Rice are seasoned entrants to the Archibald, Wynne and Sulman Prizes. Bieniek, who won the Wynne Prize 2015, has entered her work Reflection and has her work Waiting for Arden in the […]
Leslie Rice has been selected as one of 80 finalists for The 65th Blake Prize at Casula Powerhouse Arts Centre. One of Australia’s longest standing art prizes, The Blake Prize encourages conversation about spirituality and religion through art and offers a non-acquisitive prize of $35,000. The 65th Blake Prize Casula Powerhouse Arts Centre 12 May […]
If you are travelling over the Christmas period, many of our artists are in exhibitions around the country and internationally. Below is a list of galleries and exhibitions where you can get your ‘art fix’. We wish you all the best for the holiday season and thank you for your support in 2017. Jan, Bayoush, […]
Leslie Rice is featured in a video interview on the most recent episode of ABC’s ‘The Mix’. Presenter Lindsay McDougall visited Les in his Newtown tattoo parlour to discuss his two roles as a tattoo artist and contemporary painter. Watch the episode here.
Congratulations to all finalists in the Archibald, Wynne and Sulman Prizes.
Leslie Rice was interviewed by arts writer Anna Madeleine in the latest issue of Artist Profile. In the article Les discusses how the art of tattooing informs his painting practice, his use of velvet as a medium, as well as his current foray into making white frescoes. Please click here to read the interview
Congratulations to Leslie who has been selected as a finalist in the Black Swan portrait prize for his self-portrait pictured below.