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SERA WATERS Guildhouse Fellowship

Congratulations to Sera Waters who has been announced as the 2020 Guildhouse Fellowship recipient!

The Guildhouse Fellowship, valued at over $50,000, was inaugurated in 2019 with the generous support of South Australian philanthropists, The James & Diana Ramsay Foundation, to Continued

Trent Parke – Magnum Photos

Magnum Photos speak with Trent Parke about his series ‘The Crimson Line’ exhibited at Hugo Michell Gallery in 2019.

“At the beginning of the Covid-19 shut down, Trent Parke and his creative collaborator and partner Narelle Autio, were concerned about … Continued

Elvis Richardson – Art Collector

Elvis Richardson speaks with Daniel Mudie Cunningham about her ‘Settlement’ series which will be exhibited later this year at Hugo Michell Gallery! Thanks to Art Collector for the feature in their ‘Pull Focus’ video series.

“In her ongoing interrogation of … Continued

2019 COUNTESS REPORT RELEASED

The latest Countess Report has been released, providing a reference point for gender equity in Australia’s contemporary visual arts. The report builds on the 2016 edition, showing significant increase in gender equity across public galleries, artist-run initiatives, major museums and … Continued

TONY GARIFALAKIS IN HOPE DIES LAST: ART AT THE END OF OPTIMISM

Tony Garifalakis is showing in Hope Dies Last: Art at the End of Optimism at Gertrude Contemporary. Curated by Mark Feary, Hope Dies Last spans two spaces, Gertrude Contemporary and Margaret Lawrence Gallery and presents a selection of Australian and … Continued

PAUL YORE IN 16TH INTERNATIONAL TRIENNIAL OF TAPESTRY, ŁÓDŹ

Paul Yore is included in the 16th International Triennial of Tapestry held at the Central Museum of Textiles, Łódź, Poland. The watchword of the 16th edition, “Breaching Borders”, refers to the issues of the modern world, which redefine the meaning … Continued

NADINE CHRISTENSEN AND RICHARD LEWER FINALISTS IN ARTHUR GUY MEMORIAL PAINTING PRIZE

Congratulations to Nadine Christensen and Richard Lewer who have been named as finalists in the 2019 Arthur Guy Memorial Painting Prize! Held every two years at the Bendigo Art Gallery, the Arthur Guy Memorial Painting Prize is designed to attract … Continued

SALLY BOURKE AND RICHARD LEWER FINALISTS IN DOUG MORAN PORTRAIT PRIZE

Congratulations to Sally Bourke and Richard Lewer who have been announced as semi-finalists in the 2019 Doug Moran National Portrait Prize.

“For the judges, the shortlisted artists collectively demonstrate the way in which portraiture can and should be much more … Continued

Paul Yore’s ‘IT’S ALL WRONG BUT IT’S ALRIGHT’, Dark Mofo 2019, Tasmania

Paul Yore’s ‘IT’S ALL WRONG BUT IT’S ALRIGHT’ installation on display at Black Temple Gallery during Dark Mofo 2019, a technicolour chapel in which to worship Dolly Parton, Justin Bieber and other icons of love, sex and excess.

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Ildiko Kovacs’ ‘The DNA of Colour’ at ANU Drill Hall Gallery

Ildiko Kovacs’ ‘The DNA of Colour’ is now showing at ANU Drill Hall Gallery, Canberra. The exhibition displays a decade of Kovacs’ roller paintings, linking the looped, spiral lines with the double helix structure of genetic material.

“In thinking about … Continued