Installation view of the 2014 Deakin University Contemporary Small Sculpture Award

DEAKIN UNIVERSITY CONTEMPORARY SMALL SCULPTURE AWARD

Niagara artists Yvonne Kendall and Jennifer Joseph have been selected as finalists in the 2014 Deakin University Contemporary Small Sculpture Award.

An exhibition of the finalists' works will be held from Thursday, 30 October to Saturday, 13 December 2014 at the Deakin University Art Gallery.

Noel McKenna, Domestic interior, 2014, acrylic on canvas, 150.5 x 150.5cm

SIR JOHN SULMAN & WYNNE PRIZES 2014

Congratulations to Julia Ciccarone and Noel McKenna, who have been selected as a finalists for the Sir John Sulman Prize 2014.

McKenna is also a finalist for the Wynne Prize 2014 with his work Palm Beach wharf, 2014.

Noel McKenna's Domestic interior, 2014 which has earned him a finalist position in the Sir John Sulman Prize, is pictured above.

 

Catalogue cover, Gunter Christmann, Now at Heide Museum of Modern Art

GUNTER CHRISTMANN: NOW AND THEN AT HEIDE MUSEUM OF MODERN ART

Gunter Christmann's survey exhibition Gunter Christmann: Now and Then at Heide Museum of Modern Art, Bulleen is the first survey exhibition of this remarkable painter in his 50 year career. Gunter worked closely with curator Lesley Harding on the exhibition before is death in late 2013.

A beautiful catalogue has been produced to accompany this exhibition and can be purchased via Niagara Galleries or from the Heide MoMA shop.

Exhibition runs from 26 July - 16 November 2014

Book cover, Pirianesi's Grandest Tour from Europe to Australia by Colin Holden

THE PIRANESI EFFECT AT THE IAN POTTER MUSEUM OF ART, THE UNIVERSITY OF MELBOURNE

Rick Amor and Jan Senbergs are included in The Piranesi effect at The Ian Potter Museum of Art, The University of Melbourne. This exhibition coincides with Rome: Piranesi's vision at the State Library of Victoria.

The catalogue publication for these exhibitions is entitled Piranesi’s Grandest Tour: From Europe to Australia and is available now. Amor's work features on the back cover of this beautiful book. 

Rome: Piranesi's vision at the State Library of Victoria runs from 22 February - 22 June 2014
The Piranesi effect at The Ian Potter Museum of Art runs from 20 February - 25 May 2014
Installation of works by Angela Brennan at Melbourne Now, National Gallery of Victoria

MELBOURNE NOW, NATIONAL GALLERY OF VICTORIA

Rick AmorStephen BenwellAngela Brennan, Jan Senbergs and Bradd Westmoreland are included in Melbourne Now at the National Gallery of Victoria which celebrates the latest art, architecture, design, performance and cultural practice to reflect the complex cultural landscape of creative Melbourne. Both Amor and Senbergs are showing at NGV International (St Kilda Road) and Benwell, Brennan and Westmoreland are being exhibited at NGV Australia (Federation Square).

Melbourne Now at the National Gallery of Victoria runs from 22 November 2013 - 23 March 2014