March, 2013

Mandjar Art Award

My work ‘Fighter’ has been awarded the overall $15 000 Alcoa Corporate Prize at the Mandjar Art Awards. The work will become part of the Galleries permanent collection. The exhibition runs from 15 March – 7 April, more info here.

Midwest Art Prize ‘People’s Choice Award’

My entry ‘Australia Day #1 – Jimblah’ was awarded the ‘People’s Choice Prize’ at the Midwest Art Prize. Thanks to all who voted, it’s very humbling to know so many people responded to the work.

Drawing workshops At AGWA

I will be running a couple of ballpoint pen drawing workshops as part of the Art Gallery of Western Australia’s Van Gogh, Dalí and Beyond exhibition. The first one is this Sunday and open to kids ages 6+ and adults. Workshops are free with ticket purchase to the exhibit. More details and bookings info here. Photo: Cameron Etchells

Vasse Art Awards

My work ‘Jimblah (James Alberts) was recently awarded second prize at the Vasse Art Awards. The awards were judged by Stefano Carboni, Director of the Art Gallery of WA.