• 6 May 2021

    Natasha Bieniek on ABC Radio National

    Natasha Bieniek has been featured on the Art Show on ABC Radio National. In the interview, Bieniek discusses and unpacks her photo realistic painting practice. Widely renowned for her depictions of nature and famous gardens, Bieniek also explains how she brings these images to life through the miniature size format. Click here to listen to […]

  • 17 September 2020

    Archibald and Wynne Prize Finalists

    Congratulations to the following artists who are finalists in the 2020 Archibald and Wynne prizes. Natasha Bieniek (Wynne Prize) Lucy Culliton (Archibald and Wynne Prize) William Mackinnon (Archibald Prize) Guy Maestri (Archibald and Wynne Prize) Monica Rohan (Archibald Prize) The winner of the Archibald and Wynne prizes will be announced 25 September. Archibald, Wynne and […]

  • 20 February 2020

    Natasha Bieniek in The Age and Sydney Morning Herald

    Natasha Bieniek was recently featured in an article by Andrew Stephens in The Age and the Sydney Morning Herald. The article explores Bieniek’s dedication to miniature painting and sheds light on the artist’s unique approach to bringing this tradition into the present. To read the article, please click here.  Image: Natasha Bieniek   Peak #1 (Hong […]

  • 20 February 2020

    Natasha Bieniek 2020 Darling Portrait Prize Finalist

    We are excited to announce that Natasha Bieniek is a finalist in the inaugural 2020 Darling Portrait Prize, the National Portrait Gallery’s new annual prize for painting. The winner of the $75,000 Darling Portrait Prize will be announced on 5 March, with the finalists going on show to the public the following day. Darling Portrait […]

  • 30 August 2019

    Natasha Bieniek in the Arthur Guy Memorial Painting Prize

    Congratulations to Natasha Bieniek who has been announced as a finalist in the Arthur Guy Memorial Painting Prize with her work Biopod #1. The Arthur Guy Memorial Painting Prize awards the winner an acquisitive cash prize of $50,000. The winner will be announced at the opening on Thursday, 19 September. The Arthur Guy Memorial Painting […]

  • 11 May 2019

    Natasha Bieniek receives Highly Commended in the Wynne Prize 2019

    Congratulations to Natasha Bieniek, who has been Highly Commended in the Wynne Prize 2019 for her work, Reflection. Bieniek won the Wynne Prize in 2015 and is also a finalist in this year’s Archibald Prize. Natasha Bieniek will have an exhibition with Victoria Reichelt at Jan Murphy Gallery in November this year. Wynne Prize 2019 […]

  • 2 May 2019

    Archibald, Wynne and Sulman Prizes 2019

    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 […]

  • 27 April 2019

    Natasha Bieniek in the 2019 Bayside Acquisitive Art Prize

    Natasha Bieniek is a finalist in the 2019 Bayside Acquisitive Art Prize with her work, Pocket Landscape #1. The Bayside Acquisitive Art Prize is a celebration of contemporary Australian painting and aims to capture the varied and diverse approaches to the medium. This year’s judging panel comprises of Jane Devery, Curator, Contemporary Art, National Gallery […]

  • 8 December 2018

    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. Analogue art in a digital world RMIT Gallery 7 December 2018 – 19 […]

  • 28 November 2018

    ‘A Fine Romance’ at Gippsland Art Gallery

    Natasha Bieniek and Heidi Yardley are in group exhibition, A Fine Romance, at Gippsland Art Gallery. Showcasing hyper-real paintings and sculptures, the exhibition examines the beauty and deceit of contemporary Australian realism, featuring works from the Gippsland Art Gallery Collection as well as private collections. A Fine Romance Gippsland Art Gallery 8 December 2018 – […]