• 12 June 2024

    Richard Lewer featured in The Art Of…

    Richard Lewer has spoken with the ABC for the new TV series The Art Of… Lewer and show host Naamila Benson, discuss if art can help us accept our failures and shortcomings. Benson talks to  singer-songwriter Amanda Palmer, artists Yhonnie Scarce and Richard Lewer, and jazz musician Audrey Powne to answer this question. The episode, […]

  • 1 June 2024

    Michael Cook at RISING Festival

    Michael Cook’s ‘Invasion’ series is featured in ‘The Black Infinite’ at RISING Festival in Melbourne. Presented by Fed Square and RISING and co-curated by Kate ten Buuren and Kimberley Moulton, ‘The Blak Infinite’ is a site for sharing first peoples connections to the cosmos, political constellations and futures. Across multiple venues at Fed Square, viewers […]

  • 30 May 2024

    2024 Archibald, Wynne and Sulman Prize finalists

    Congratulations to the following artists who are finalists in the 2024 Archibald, Wynne and Sulman prizes. Natasha Bieniek (Archibald, Sulman and Wynne Prize) Zaachariaha Fielding (Sulman and Wynne Prize) David Griggs (Archibald Prize) Laura Jones (Archibald and Sulman Prize) Iluwanti Ken (Sulman Prize) Guido Maestri (Archibald Prize) Amber Wallis (Sulman Prize) The winners will be […]

  • 9 May 2024

    Zaachariaha Fielding, Iluwanti Ken and Laura Patterson finalists in Hadley Art Prize

    Congratulations to Zaachariaha Fielding, Iluwanti Ken and Laura Patterson who have been selected as finalists in the Hadley’s Art Prize. The awards celebrate the best contemporary Australian landscape artists working within a two dimensional medium. The awards can be seen at Hadley’s Orient Hotel, Hobart TAS, from 03 – 25 August 2024 with the winners […]

  • 8 May 2024

    Marina Strocchi finalist in Omnia Art Prize

    Congratulations to Marina Strocchi who has been selected as a finalist for the Omnia Art Prize and Exhibition. The exhibition aims to highlight the best of Australian contemporary art across a range of mediums and is open to established and emerging Australian artists. Winners will be announced on 24 May. Congratulations and good luck to […]

  • 8 May 2024

    Martin Smith at Logan Art Gallery

    Martin Smith is now showing ‘Dodging chainsaws’ at Logan Art Gallery. Included among five new exhibitions at the gallery, the retrospective exhibition covers the past 20 years of Smiths art told through text, images, and photographs. Smith’s technique of cutting and erasing surface pigments to create a subtext, or over-writing his images in a prosaic hand form the […]

  • 2 May 2024

    Betty Muffler finalist in National Works on Paper Award

    Betty Muffler has been announced as a finalist in The Mornington Peninsula Regional Gallery’s National Works on Paper Award (NWOP). Established in 1998 the awards celebrate artists across Australia who specialise in drawing, printmaking, digital prints and paper sculpture. The winner of the 2024 National Works on Paper award will be announced on Saturday 31 […]

  • 13 April 2024

    Gerwyn Davies at Tweed Regional Gallery

    Gerwyn Davies is featured in the exhibition ‘synergy: identity, portraiture and the moving body’ at Tweed Regional Gallery & Margaret Olley Art Centre. ‘synergy: identity, portraiture and the moving body’ presents a group exhibition of four Australian-based artists who explore personal and cultural forms of identity. The works in this exhibition span and transcend multiple […]

  • 13 April 2024

    Drew Connor Holland finalist in Blake Art Prize

    Congratulations to Drew Connor Holland who has been selected as a finalist for the 68th Blake Art Prize with his petite 10 x 10cm work ‘angels keep empty spaces where something can be left’ 2023. One of Australia’s longest-standing and most prestigious prizes, the finalists of the biennial exhibition were selected from over 600 entries. […]

  • 11 April 2024

    Natasha Bieniek & Victoria Riechelt finalists in Bayside Painting Prize

    Congratulations to Natasha Bieniek and Victoria Reichelt who have been announced as finalists in the 2024 Bayside Painting Prize! The Bayside Painting Prize is a celebration of contemporary Australian painting. The finalist exhibition brings together a broad range of artists, both established and lesser known, whose varied approaches to the painted medium conveys the breadth […]

  • 9 December 2023

    Iluwanti Ken, Richard Lewer and Betty Muffler in NGV Triennial

    Major works by Iluwanti Ken, Richard Lewer and Betty Muffler are all currently included in the NGV TRIENNIAL. This year’s Triennial features 120 artists, designers, and collectives at the forefront of global contemporary practice across four levels of NGV International. NGV TRIENNIAL National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne 3 December – 7 April 2024 Image details: […]

  • 9 December 2023

    Monica Rohan wins The Elaine Bermingham National Watercolour Prize

    Congratulations to Monica Rohan, winner of The Elaine Bermingham National Watercolour Prize in Landscape Painting 2023! The triennial art prize celebrates excellence and innovation in the watercolour medium. All finalists work can be seen at Griffith University’s Queensland College of Art and Design, Brisbane. The Elaine Bermingham National Watercolour Prize in Landscape Painting QCA Galleries, […]

  • 23 November 2023

    Lincoln Austin wins ‘Art for life’ award at the 2023 Queensland Regional Art Awards

    Congratulations to Lincoln Austin for winning the ‘Art for life’ award at the 2023 Queensland Regional Art Awards. The Queensland Regional Art Awards (QRAA) is an annual visual arts prize and exhibition for established and emerging artists living in regional and remote Queensland. Lincoln’s winning work titled ‘I saw myself in you wondering how did […]

  • 11 November 2023

    Monica Rohan on the cover of Good Weekend

    Be sure to pick up your copy of Good Weekend’s annual ’52 Weekends Away’ issue with Monica Rohan’s glorious painting ‘Break through, hold gently, Diamond Head, Birpai Land’ gracing the cover! The annual issue once again highlights some great mini-breaks and getaways across Australia. Good weekend is available in today’s Sydney Morning Herald, The Age […]

  • 18 October 2023

    India Mark at Tweed Regional Gallery & Margaret Olley Art Centre

    India Mark is currently featured in ‘Light & Life’ at Tweed Regional Gallery & Margaret Olley Art Centre. The exhibition brings together still life paintings by Margaret Olley from public and private collections alongside new work by three contemporary Australian painters – Laura Jones, India Mark and Mirra Whale. The three artists were invited to […]

  • 13 October 2023

    Jason Fitzgerald finalist in the Hornsby Art Prize and the Siliceous Award for Ceramic Excellence 2023

    Congratulations to Jason Fitzgerald who is a finalist in the Hornsby Art Prize and the Siliceous Award for Ceramic Excellence with his ceramic works ‘Resilient Beauty 1’ and ‘Resilient Beauty 2’.   Hornsby Art Prize Wallarobba Arts and Cultural Centre 20 October – 5 November 2023   Siliceous Award for Ceramic Excellence Ipswich Community Gallery […]

  • 7 October 2023

    Victoria Reichelt in STILL: National Still Life Award 2023

    Congratulations to Victoria Reichelt who is a finalist in STILL: National Still Life Award 2023 with her painting ‘Mont Blanc’. “Mont Blanc depicts a pile of 1970s computer paper precariously formed into a mountainous sculptural form. In the context of the landscape, the paper mountain stands in for the natural environment, where mountains of trees […]

  • 22 September 2023

    Congratulations to India Mark winner of Ashurst Emerging Artist Prize 2023

    Congratulations to India Mark winner of Ashurst Emerging Artist Prize 2023 as part of The Lester Prize 2023, Western Australia’s premier portrait prize. The judges Alan R. Dodge AM, Gina Fairley, and Emma Bitmead praised India’s portrait saying, “The intimate scale, delicate brushwork and direct gaze of the subject have all contributed to a portrait […]

  • 16 September 2023

    2023 Mosman Art Prize

    Congratulations to India Mark, Monica Rohan, David Griggs and Claudia Greathead who have been announced as Finalists in the 2023 Mosman Art Prize. The Mosman Art Prize is the longest running and most prestigious municipal art prize in Australia. Winning entries form the basis of the Mosman Art Collection, a valuable and historic collection that […]

  • 9 September 2023

    Juz Kitson wins Gosford Ceramics Prize 2023

    Congratulations to Juz Kitson who has been announced as the winner of the Gosford Ceramics Prize 2023 for her work ‘Alteration of incoming sensoria’. The Gosford Art Prize 2023 finalist exhibition will run from 9 September to 5 November 2023 at Gosford Regional Gallery. Image credit: Juz Kitson Alteration of incoming sensoria, 2022 stoneware, raku, […]