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7 March 2017

Melinda Schawel | Featured in Best Weekend

Melinda Schawel's exhibition, Higher Ground, now showing at Wagner Contemporary, is a highlight in the Telegraph's 'Best Weekend' round-up: "These textural works are a delightful mesh of shapes and colours, working in response to environmental issues and events."   

7 February 2017

Nick Hall | Finalist in Adelaide Perry Prize For Drawing

From 500 entries from around Australia, only 46 finalists were selected for this year's prestigious Adelaide Perry Drawing Prize.  Nick Hall's work, Bottlecap Possibilities 1 to 70, will be exhibited at the Adelaide Perry Gallery, Croydon, from 24 February to 25 March,...

7 February 2017

Melinda Schawel | Finalist in Adelaide Perry Prize For Drawing

From 500 entries from around Australia, only 46 finalists were selected for this year's prestigious Adelaide Perry Drawing Prize.  Melinda Schawel's work, Letting Go, will be exhibited at the Adelaide Perry Gallery, Croydon, from 24 February to 25 March, 2017.

1 February 2017

Art Collector features Melinda Schawel

Melinda Schawel's upcoming exhibition, Higher Ground, is Not To Be Missed this quarter. Art Collector writer, Naomi Gall, explains Schawel's work is a "manually intensive process, involving scraping, sanding, painting, perforating, drawing, cutting, drilling and tearing to...

15 January 2017

Min-Woo Bang | KAAF Art Prize

Congratulations Min-Woo Bang, Finalist in the 2016 KAAF Art Prize, for his work, Awakening. "I created a dramatic interplay between light and dark (chiaroscuro) as defined branches and trees frame the foreground, directing the focus to gigantic moving clouds or gusts of wind as the sky...

15 January 2017

Neil Taylor | KAAF Art Prize

Congratulations Neil Taylor, Finalist in the 2016 KAAF Art Prize, for his work, By The Bridle Track - En Plein Air. With superb technical skill, Neil paints in a super-realist style. He often focuses on bush landscapes in NSW, from the Northern Rivers to the Blue Mountains and further...

21 October 2016

Congratulations Kerry McInnis

A selected finalist in the 2016 Portia Geach Memorial Award for her portrait of David Batty. This is the 8th time Kerry's work has been exhibited in this prestigious award, which is recognised as one of the most important celebrations of the talents and creativity of Australian...

18 October 2016

Robert Malherbe: Winner of the NSW Parliament Plein Air Painting Prize

Congratulations to Robert Malherbe, Guest Artist in our upcoming 40/40 exhibition, for winning the prestigious NSW Parliament Plein Air Painting Prize. The term ‘en plein air’ refers to...

14 September 2016

Congratulations Bill Sampson

A selected finalist in the Len Fox Painting Award. This prestigious award commemorates the life and work of Len Fox's uncle, the influential Australian born painter, Emanuel Phillips Fox (1865-1915). Known for his plein air, impressionist style, Fox’s paintings are characterized...

7 September 2016

DAGMAR CYRULLA IN "THE CAROUSEL"

Melbourne painter, Dagmar Cyrulla, redefines the muse in latest exhibition at the newly rebranded Wagner Contemporary gallery in Sydney. Click Here to read the full article....

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