Image: Shevaun Wright, Blackface, 2018, silk screens on Arches paper, Exhibition 'Apologies', MARS Gallery
Congratulations to Shevaun Wright who has been selected as a finalist for the John Fries Awards 2020.
The John Fries Award is an annual $10,000 non-acquisitive art prize recognising the talents of early career visual artists.
The winner of the award will be announced on 25 September 2020 at the UNSW Galleries, kicking off a month-long exhibition from 25 September to 21 November.
Since its humble beginnings in 2010, the Award has established itself as a platform for some of the most engaging and experimental works from the next wave of contemporary artists from across Australia and New Zealand.
Image: Tony Lloyd, Mass Movement, 2018, oil on linen, 61 x 122cm
Congratulations to Tony Lloyd who has been shortlisted as a finalist for the R & M McGivern Prize 2019 with Mass Movement.
Stephen Haley, Take Away II, 2019, Oil on Linen, 137 x 183 cm
Congratulation to Stephen Haley who has been announced as a finalist for The Arthur Guy Memorial Prize. Impressively, Haley has been selected for every prize since it was first established in 2003.
Congratulations to Dani McKenzie and Tony Lloyd, announced as finalists in the 2019 Bayside Acquisitive Art Prize. Dani McKenzie took out this year’s $15,000 Bayside Acquisitive Art Prize for her painting Camp.