Sedition Arts Festival 2020

Sedition Arts Festival – 15 October to 14 November 2020   The SEDITION festival is in its second year, an art trail that snakes through Sydney from Chinatown to Potts Point. Artists include Brooke Andrew, Blak Douglas, Reg Mombassa, Julie Rapp, Luke Sciberras, Tamara Dean, Susan O’Doherty, Claudia Chan Shaw, Jason Wing, Destiny Deacon, Stuart Spence, Toby Zoates,… Read more »

Salon des Refuses 2020

My portrait of Merran Esson has been selected in this year’s Salon des Refuses exhibition at the S.H. Ervin Gallery. Exhibition runs Saturday Sep 28  –  Sunday November 29. Recently retiring as Head of Ceramics at National Art School, Merran is one of Australia’s most respected ceramicists, working, exhibiting and teaching for over 40 years. … Read more »

Portia Geach Memorial Award 2020

Congratulations to Caroline Zilinsky for winning the 2020 Portia Geach Award for her portrait of Anthea Pilko ‘Anthea May or May Not’. Highly Commended went to Natasha Walsh for her self portrait and to my painting ‘Myfanwy Gullifer in olive green coat’. Photograph of Myfanwy and myself at the S.H. Ervin Gallery Sydney.  

Choose Art/Give Light to Refugees

FYI (For your Information) mixed media assemblage  is included in a 3 week silent online art auction to raise proceeds to Help Refugees, a charity movement established to provide humanitarian aid to refugees especially those affected by the current COVID 19 pandemic.  14o artists from around the world are taking part in this project. hhtp:/aap.galabid.com/chooseart.… Read more »

Glover Prize for Landscape. 2020

Mathinna and Lady Jane Franklin at Ancanthe in the foothills of Mount Wellington. Acrylic on canvas. 167 x 188cm This painting of the landscape around Hobart depicts the Aboriginal girl Mathinna and Lady Franklin in front of ‘Ancanthe’, the art museum modelled after a Greek temple that Lady Franklin had built at the base of… Read more »

Finalist in the 2020 Glover Prize

My painting ‘Mathinna and Lady Jane Franklin at Ancanthe in the Foothills of Mount Wellington’ has been selected to hang as a finalist in the Glover Prize for landscape 2020. The exhibition is to be opened by Chris Saines, Director: Queensland Art Gallery – Museum of Modern Art (QAGOMA) on 6 March and runs Saturday 7 March –… Read more »