September, 2013

RAS ART AWARD winner

My  work ‘Jerry’ was awarded the $12,500 first prize at the 2013 RAS Art Awards on Friday night, I was on a flight back from the U.S on the night so my good mate Joe did me a solid and accepted the award on my behalf. The exhibition is showing at the Wilkinson gallery until 5 October.

Kedumba Drawing Award

Earlier this year I was invited to make a work for entry in the 2013 Kedumba Drawing Award. An invitation only exhibition, the Kedumba Award is one of the more sought after awards for drawing in Australia, so I am really humbled to have been included this year. The exhibition runs from 27 October – November 30. More info here.
Hard as fuck – suburban heroes (after ‘Chopper: From The Inside’) Triptych
ballpoint pen on Arches paper
66.5 x 88cm  and 15 x 15cm

Rick Amor drawing prize finalist

My drawing ‘Fight drawing – Harald ‘H-Bomb’ Olsen’ has been selected as a finalist in the Rick Amor Drawing Prize to be exhibited at the Art Gallery of Ballarat in early 2014. You can view this years finalists here.

Black Swan Prize: Judges Commendation

My entry in this years Black Swan Prize for Portraiture was recognised by the judges with a ‘commended’. You can read the judges comment’s on my work, the other 2 commended pieces and the overall Prize winner here.