Congratulations Craig Waddell who is a finalist in this year’s Mosman Art Prize. Craig was previously awarded with the prize in 2010 and this occasion marks his first reentry into the finalists’ exhibition.
Craig Waddell The Longing (after Gainsborough) 2012-14 oil on linen 152 x 132 cm
Congratulations to Mark Rodda who has been shortlisted for this year’s Geelong Contemporary Art Prize. Hosted by the Geelong Gallery, there is a $30,000 acquisitive award and biennial exhibition featuring 42 works. The recipient will be announced on 29 August and the exhibition will be on display from Saturday 30 August to Sunday 23 November 2014.
Geelong Gallery Little Malop Street Geelong Victoria.
Mark Rodda Antler Falls 2014 acrylic and oil on marine ply 103 x 110 cm
Sydney Non Objective
are currently staging Returning to the Field
an exciting curated exhibition honouring the contribution of Australian artists to Colour Field painting. The SNO Contemporary Art Projects’ exhibition features Suzie Idiens’ work alongside some of the giants of Australian abstract and non-objective art including Sydney Ball, Michael Johnson, Gunter Christmann, Debra Dawes, Wendy Paramor and many others. The exhibition continues until 24 August.
Suzie Idiens Blue Yellow 2010 MDF, Polyurethane 94 x 120 x 6 cm
Congratulations to Mathew Hopkins who will present a recent work in the finalists’ exhibition for The Substation Contemporary Art Prize, opening 15 August at 1 Market Street, Newport VIC.
Surrender 2014 mixed media installation:
Surrender Ruin 2014 enamel on expanding foam, wood, socks, CD acrylic and varnish on plastic, dimension variable
Clocks of the other world 2014 acrylic on wood, each panel approx 35 x 30 cm each
Silent Sound Sculpture #2 2014 acrylic and varnish on air drying clay, audio cables and on table, dimensions variable
Congratulations to John Aslanidis whose works will feature in the finalists’ exhibition for The Substation Contemporary Art Prize to be judged this year by Max Delany (NGV) and Mark Feary (Artspace) on Friday 15 August. The Substation is located at 1 Market Street, Newport VIC.
Sonic no. 31 2013 oil and acrylic on canvas 152 x 198 cm ENQUIRE
Suzie Idiens has been selected amongst a number of Sydney-based artists to exhibit in The Edge – Emerging Artists running from 16 July to 16 August at Annandale Galleries, Sydney.
Craig Waddell‘s 2014 Wynne entry has been selected for the Salon des Refuses to be hosted at the S. H. Ervin Gallery between 19 July and 14 September this year. The 2014 selection panel included Gina Fairley, Andrew Frost and Jane Watters.
Watson Road, Millers Point (The Rocks), Tue – Sun 11am – 5pm.
Craig Waddell The Waterhole 2014 oil on linen 183 x 153 cm ENQUIRE
Stella Rosa McDonald explains the significance of Suzie Idiens’ three entirely new monochrome styles to her practice and the way we see black! Read online:
Glenn Locke reviews Suzie Idiens’ latest exhibition for the Six to Eight blog. Read online:
Curated by Michael Kempson, Seoul – Sydney: Contemporary Korean and Australian Prints is the result of a cultural collaboration between Cicada Press, UNSWand the Chugye University for the Arts in Seoul, South Korea. The exhibition presents printmedia-based works from forty-six contemporary Australian and Korean artists and will feature a new print by Ramesh Mario Nithiyendran.
Cnr Oxford St & Greens Rd, Paddington
11 July – 2 August 2014
image: Ramesh Mario Nithiyendran One Hung Bitch 2014, etching and aquatint on paper, second state, edition of 3, 80 x 50 cm