Archive | In the Spotlight

This is your chance to be in the spotlight! Email Us and tell us about your latest art news moment of glory – an art competition or art award you have won, or a successful completion of a public arts project, an upcoming art exhibition, a tutorial or video showcasing you and your art or anything you think may be of interest to the art community! Include a photo too. Press releases welcomed. If found suitable your entry will be published below.

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Laura White solo exhibition “The Painted Garden”

Exhibition of new works by Laura White, featuring  over 30 oil paintings focussing on botanical fine art. Laura White is an Australian realist artist specialising in nature-inspired oil painting.   Originally born in Argentina and migrating to Australia as a child, she is now based in Melbourne, Victoria.  She studied art in high school, exhibiting at […]

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The RGCR provides a complete curriculum dedicated to teaching realism. It is unique in Australia.

Learn from award winning artist Rob Gutteridge

Rob Gutteridge is an award winning artist working in the fields of painting and drawing. In May 2016 he opened  the Rob Gutteridge School of Classical Realism (RGCR) in Adelaide, South Australia, becoming its founding Director and teacher. The teaching of painting and drawing at the RGCR is based on the training methods of French 19th […]

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David Piddock’s controversial paintings win Moth Art Prize

David Piddock, a British artist whose work is widely collected and in public collections including the Museum of London, has won the inaugural Moth Art Prize, run by the art and literature magazine The Moth. Piddock was invited to exhibit in the public areas of the Lloyd’ s Register Building in the City of London […]

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Judges Dr Petra Kayser, Rev Tom Elich, Mandorla Art Award Winner Megan Robert and judge Prof Ted Snell with Megan’s work “The Bread Basket at Emmuas – then Flesh returned to Word”

Megan Robert wins the 2016 Mandorla Art Award

The 2016 theme The Resurrection has inspired over 260 artists from across Australian in painting, sculpture, photography and new media to enter the 2016 Mandorla Art Award. A shortlist of 44 artworks are currently on display at Linton & Kay Galleries, Perth for the Finalists Exhibition. The biennial Mandorla Art Award for contemporary religious art […]

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Archibald prize entry 2016 – Janet Hayes

When the Archibald prize exhibition was exhibited at Tarrawarra museum of art, which is 5 minutes drive from where I live, in 2009, I decided I would act on a goal I had long held to submit a portrait to the Archibald Prize. Realising that it is a highly competitive competition with just 41 artworks […]

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Gayle Reichelt | The Last Fleet

The Last Fleet exhibition by Gold Coast artist Gayle Reichelt will be officially opened at 3pm on Saturday 6th February in the Foyer Gallery at the Gold Coast City Gallery during a Meet the Artist event. The exhibition will feature 22 works, some in oil, but most in an ancient 3000 year old medium called […]

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Paintings by Ben Howe The MONOCHROMATIC ANOMALIES Exhibition will feature over 30 works by celebrated Melbourne based artist Ben Howe. The exhibition will include retrospective paintings from two of Howe’s most highly regarded bodies of work – the Crowd Series and the Surface Variations Series, but the pièce de résistance of the show will be […]

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David Bromley Murals at Eastland

With the opening of the new Eastland section this week it was the David Bromley Murals that I wanted to see.  It is well worth the visit to Eastland just to see these enormous colorful murals scattered throughout the massive extension of the shopping centre. Visually exciting, colorful and fun. What a fantastic idea to […]

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