Archibald Wynne and Sulman Prize 2013 Awards at Art Gallery New South Wales. Del Kathryn Barton wins the 2013 Archibald Prize 2013 for the portrait of Hugo. There are 39 finalists out of 800 entries for the Archibald Prize this year.
The Heidelberg School, first major artistic movement in Australia. Impressionist in nature, the Heidelberg School dominated Australian art for around thirty years in the late 19th & early 20th centuries. It had a tremendous impact on the history of Australian art in general & landscape painting in particular. It comprised some of the most prominent painters in Australia ’s history: Arthur Streeton, Walter Withers, Tom Roberts, Charles Conder and Frederick McCubbin to name but a few.
CALLUM MORTON, Hotel installation, EastLink commission - You pass it on the eastlink all the time and it was created by one of my teachers at the VCA. We didn't always see eye to eye on my art - but he did push me to do better!