• 15 July 2022

    Michael Muir at Mosman Art Gallery

    Visitors to the Mosman Art Gallery can see Michael Muir’s work in ‘From Margaret Olley to Salote Tawale: 75 years of the Mosman Art Prize’. Established in 1947, the Mosman Art Prize is an acquisitive painting award that has grown to become one of the country’s most prestigious local government art awards. Commemorating 75 years […]

  • 22 May 2019

    Michael Muir in the Sunday Mail

    Michael Muir has been featured in the ‘U on Sunday’ section in The Sunday Mail magazine. Writer Fiona Purdon interviewed Muir about his recent travels through Italy and how this inspired the paintings in his upcoming exhibition, Proximity. Please click here to read the article. Proximity 28 May – 15 June Jan Murphy Gallery Image […]

  • 20 December 2018

    Michael Muir in Parliament House Art Collection

    Congratulations to Michael Muir, whose work, Hidden in the summer 2018, has been acquired by the Parliament House Art Collection in Canberra. For more information on the Parliament House Art Collection, please click here. Image credit: Michael Muir, Hidden in the summer, 2018, oil on linen, 137.5 x 168.0 cm

  • 17 February 2018

    Michael Muir Finalist in Muswellbrook Art Prize 2018

    Michael Muir is a finalist in the Muswellbrook Art Prize 2018 for his work ‘Hidden in the summer’ 2018. This year’s prize will be judged by Tracey Cooper-Lavery, Gallery Director, HOTA Gallery. The Muswellbrook Art Prize offers a non-acquisitive $50,000 painting prize, which is awarded on the opening night, Saturday 10 March. Muswellbrook Art Prize […]

  • 9 July 2015

    Archibald, Wynne & Sulman Prizes 2015 Finalists

    Congratulations to the following artists who have been announced as finalists in the 2015 Archibald, Wynne and Sulman prizes. Jason Benjamin (Archibald Prize) Natasha Bieniek (Wynne Prize) Guy Maestri (Wynne Prize) Robert Malherbe (Wynne Prize) Michael Muir (Wynne Prize) Leslie Rice (Archibald Prize) The winners of the Archibald, Wynne and Sulman prizes will be announced […]

  • 1 August 2014

    Michael Muir – Winner, 2014 Mosman Art Prize

    Michael Muir has been announced as the winner of the 2014 Mosman Art Prize with his painting ‘Past the Stacks’. To read more about the Mosman Art Prize, please click here. Image Credit: Michael Muir, Past the Stacks, 2014, oil on linen, 137.0 x 122.0 cm

  • 10 July 2014

    Archibald, Wynne and Sulman Prize finalists

    Congratulations to all finalists in the Archibald, Wynne and Sulman prizes. The following are represented by Jan Murphy Gallery: Jason Benjamin with his work ‘I just want to dream’, Natasha Bieniek with her work ‘Isola’, Heidi Yardley with her works ‘Julia deVille’ and ‘Antipodean dream’, Robert Malherbe for his work ‘The Domain after a storm’ and Michael […]

  • 3 July 2014

    Jason Benjamin – City of Albany Art Prize

    Congratulations to Jan Murphy Gallery represented artists Jason Benjamin and Michael Muir, who have been announced as finalists in the 2014 City of Albany Art Prize.