Richard Lewer

FINALISTS in the 2021 Archibald, Wynne and Sulman Prize

The 2021 Archibald, Wynne and Sulman Art Prize finalists have been announced! 

Richard Lewer has been announced as a finalist for the Archibald Prize; William Mackinnon has been announced as finalist in both the Archibald Prize and Wynne Prize; and … Continued

HUGO MICHELL GALLERY OPEN: Richard Lewer | Honor Freeman

Hugo Michell Gallery invites you to the opening of Richard Lewer’s ‘Richard’s Disasters, a true story’ and Honor Freeman’s ‘Sunlight for a pandemic’.   *Please note*
If you wish to join us for the opening of these exhibitions, RSVP to… Continued

Richard Lewer – Paul Guest Prize WINNER

Congratulations to Richard Lewer who has been announced as the winner of the Paul Guest Prize! “The Paul Guest Prize is an award and exhibition held biennially that highlights contemporary drawing practice in Australia. The Prize was initiated by former… Continued

Sydney Contemporary Presents 2020

Hugo Michell Gallery are thrilled to be presenting the work of Richard Lewer and Lucas Grogan in Sydney Contemporary Presents 2020!

“Designed to showcase art a little differently, Sydney Contemporary presents 2020 is an experiential platform that takes you on … Continued

Lewer and Mackinnon, FINALISTS in the Archibald Prize

Congratulations to Richard Lewer and William Mackinnon who have been announced as finalists in the 2020 Archibald Prize, presented by Art Gallery of New South Wales!

The Archibald Prize, first awarded in 1921, is Australia’s favourite art award, and one … Continued

Richard Lewer at Auckland Art Gallery, Toi o Tāmaki

Richard Lewer is now exhibiting at Auckland Art Gallery, Toi o Tāmaki.

Richard Lewer’s art frequently explores how specific locations become repositories or emotional signposts of shared events. In his New Zealand Disasters sequence of paintings, Lewer re-works the panoramic … Continued

Melbourne Art Fair: Viewing Rooms

Australasia’s most progressive forum for contemporary art and ideas, Melbourne Art Fair has launched a free Virtual Art Fair, running 1–7 June. Hugo Michell Gallery is pleased to preview a selection of works, including a solo exhibition by established artist … Continued


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


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

Kovacs and Lewer, FINALISTS in the Sulman Art Prize

Congratulations to Ildiko Kovacs and Richard Lewer, who have been selected as finalists in the 2019 Sir John Sulman Prize!

The Prize is presented by the Art Gallery of New South Wales, established within the terms of Sir John Sulman’s … Continued