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


Nadine Christensen, Wardrobe, 2018, acrylic on board, cedar stretcher, 120 x 150 cm.

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 some of Australia’s finest contemporary artists, awarding a generous acquisitive cash prize of $50,000.

“The 2019 finalist pool offers an exciting mix of established and emerging artists, with varying interests – abstraction, portraiture and still life traditions are all represented,”

Bendigo Art Gallery Director Jessica Bridgfoot

Exhibition runs until December 8.

Richard Lewer, Biscuit Bomber Going Down, 2018, oil on copper, 70 x 120 cm.