The New Media Art Prize is on display at the Arts and Ecology Centre, Maroochy Bushland Botanic Garden until November 1. The exhibition is open from Wednesday to Sunday from 10am to 4pm. An amazing “world-class” new media artwork is how professional co-judges Matthew Perkins and Lubi Thomas described Victorian artist Sheena Colquhoun’s winning artwork in […]
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Carolyn Cardinet is a local artist living in Port Phillip has been invited to make an installation work in BEEAC next to Colac in country Victoria. I installed the work on ‘Father’s day’ at 11am in the WINDOWSPACE that Anna Sande kindly makes available to artists. In particular artists with an experimental art practice engaging with the environment. […]
Image: Guan Wei born China 1957, arrived in Australia 1989 Beach 5 2014 acrylic on canvas Every two years the Gallery invites artists to submit entries for the Arthur Guy Memorial Painting Prize. The most outstanding work as judged by the selection panel is awarded an acquisitive cash prize of $50,000. The Prize was initiated […]
Alan Jones, winner ‘Mosman Council Major Prize’ for his artwork Painting 131 (North Coogee), 2015 Now in its 68th year, the Mosman Art Prize is one of the oldest and most prestigious municipally funded visual art prizes in Australia. It is an annual, acquisitive award for painting sponsored by Mosman Municipal Council. First prize was […]
The 2015 Clarence Prize for Excellence in Furniture Design has been awarded to South Australian artist Liam Mugavin for his piece ‘Koto Light’. Mugavin was awarded the prize by the Mayor of Clarence at the opening of the Clarence Prize Exhibition at the Rosny Barn. The judges selected Mugavin’s piece ‘Koto Light’, a floor […]
I have set myself the goal of submitting an entry into the Archibald Prize annually for at least five years. This is my fourth entry. It helps if the sitter is well known but it isn’t a rule of entry, just a suggestion. I don’t know anyone who would constitute a well known person for […]
‘Pipe Dreams’ Public Art Commission to grace Pipemakers Park: ‘Pipe Dreams’ is now set to become a reality. Renowned Australian artist Matthew Harding is the successful artist selected for Maribyrnong City Council’s latest $170,000 Public Art Commission. He will install his public art piece ‘Pipe Dreams’ at Thompson Reserve, the entrance to Pipemakers Park in […]