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Congratulations to Damien Shen who was selected as a finalist in the The Telstra National Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander Art Awards (NATSIAA) exhibition. These awards showcase the very best of Australian Indigenous art from around the country and demonstrate the richness and diversity of current contemporary Indigenous artistic practice, and the pre-eminence of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander voices, nationwide, within the visual arts.

 

(L to R) Daniel Agdag, The Storm House, 2019, cardboard, trace paper, mounted on timber base with hand-blown glass dome, 58.5 x 30.5 x 30.5 cm. Daniel Agdag, The Southeasterly, 2019, cardboard, trace paper, mounted on timber base with hand-blown glass dome, 58.5 x 30.5 x 30.5 cm

 

Artist and filmmaker Daniel Agdag, who creates works from his studio in South Yarra has been awarded a public art commission for a New York City public school opening in September 2022. He will be creating a new, permanent site-specific artwork for the school’s lobby. The commission is in collaboration with the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs, Percent for Art program for the New York City Department of Education.

 

 
[caption id="attachment_16717" align="alignnone" width="819"] Tricky Walsh & Mish Meijers, 'The Crocker Land Expedition', 2018; timber, parachutes, found objects, sand, media, motors, lights, foam, bandaids, stockings, paper, hair, turntables, robotics[/caption]
 
Congratulations to Tricky Walsh and Mish Meijers who have been selected as artists in The National: New Australian Art for the 2019 program.