The First Art Newspaper on the Net   Established in 1996 United States Sunday, August 18, 2019


Finalists announced for the 2019 Arthur Guy Memorial Painting Prize
Craig Waddell, Floating in a Sea of Love, 2019.


BENDIGO.- Judges Jessica Bridgfoot (Bendigo Art Gallery Director), Tracy Cooper-Lavery (Director of HOTA, Queensland) and Roslyn Feeney (representing the Guy family) selected the finalists from a record entry pool of 439, with works received from every Australian state as well as France, Germany and the Netherlands.

The 2019 Arthur Guy Memorial Paining Prize finalists are:

Kylie Banyard, Natasha Bieniek, Marion Borgelt, Angela Brennan, Kirsty Budge, Daniel Butterworth, Zhong Chen, Nadine Christensen, Leo Coyte, Greg Creek, Fernando do Campo, Mark Dober, Juan Ford, Helga Groves, Stephen Haley, Gregory Hodge, Kez Hughes, Jennifer Joseph, Dena Kahan, Adam Lee, Belem Lett, Richard Lewer, Dane Lovett, Jordan Marani, Karla Marchesi, Rob McHaffie, Moya Mckenna, Jahnne Pasco-White, Victoria Reichelt, Noel Skrzypczak, Michael Vale, Judith Van Heeren, Craig Waddell, Megan Walch, Amber Wallis and Darren Wardle.

Finalists’ works will go on display at Bendigo Art Gallery on September 14th and the winner announced on September 19th, 2019.

Held every two years, the Arthur Guy Memorial Painting Prize offers audiences the opportunity to see some of the most exciting, new contemporary paintings from a wide cross-section of emerging and leading Australian artists. Previous winners include Stieg Persson, Dale Frank, Stephen Bush, Jan Nelson, Tim Johnson, Chris Bond, Guan Wei and Margaret Loy Pula. As an acquisitive prize, the winning work joins the Bendigo Art Gallery’s permanent collection.

The prize was initiated by Mr Allen Guy CBE (1917-2007) to honour his brother Arthur Guy (1914-1945) whose life was tragically cut short whilst in service in New Guinea. Arthur was educated at Camp Hill State School in Bendigo and then at Ballarat Grammar School.

“The 2019 finalist pool offers an exciting mix of established and emerging artists, with varying interests - abstraction, portraiture and still life traditions are all represented,” said Bendigo Art Gallery Director Jessica Bridgfoot.

“The AGMPP is also an important survey of contemporary Australian panting, and we thank the Guy family for continuing this generous and important prize,” she said.





Today's News

August 4, 2019

National gallery reveals conserved Italian altarpiece by Giovanni Martini da Udine

Rarely-seen artworks join visitor favourites for new Birmingham Museum & Art Gallery display

Exhibition surveys identity and image in British art, culture and society between 1976 and 1995

A rediscovered masterpiece by Francesco Bordoni to be offered at Drouot

Thames & Hudson to publish 'The World According to Roger Ballen'

Aargauer Kunsthaus is devoting a comprehensive exhibition to Stefan Gritsch

Exhibition reveals how artists incorporated the science behind new lighting discoveries into their artistic practice

National Portrait Gallery presents "Women of Progress: Early Camera Portraits"

Phoenix Art Museum announces departure of fashion-design curator, plans for international search

MoMA PS1 opens first survey exhibition in the U.S. devoted to the work of Julie Becker

Charlotte Jackson Fine Art opens an exhibition of new work by Pard Morrison

Pro Arts Gallery opens an exhibition of works by Burning Man Festival cofounder John law

Tezontle completes Tenaza, a site-specific project commissioned for the 2019 Havana Biennial

Museum of the Moving Image features more than 100 glass "lantern" slides

Peyton Wright Gallery opens an exhibition of photographs by William Frej

High Museum of Art presents third exhibition in series featuring drawings by Atlanta-based artists

Gallery 46 opens an all-female, multimedia exhibition

LG London opens a solo exhibition of works by British artist Dean Hughes

Reborn-Art Festival 2019 aims to rejuvenate the tsunami-ravaged northeast Japan

Sir Quentin Blake announces mammoth publishing project 'The QB Papers'

Finalists announced for the 2019 Arthur Guy Memorial Painting Prize

Seven young artists announced for Primavera 2019 curated by Mitch Cairns

The Crow Museum of Asian Art opens a mid-career survey of Master Shen-Long's work

Most Popular Last Seven Days



1.- Conservation reveals Wellington Collection work was painted by Titian's Workshop

2.- New dinosaur discovered after lying misidentified in university's vaults for over 30 years

3.- Unseen Texas Chainsaw Massacre outtakes and stills sold for a combined $26,880

4.- National gallery reveals conserved Italian altarpiece by Giovanni Martini da Udine

5.- London's Tate Modern evacuated after child falls, teen arrested

6.- Bavarian State Minister of the Arts restitutes nine works of art

7.- Boy thrown from London's Tate Modern is French tourist visiting UK

8.- Child thrown from London gallery has broken spine, legs and arm

9.- £10 million Turner masterpiece may leave British shores

10.- Tourists banned from sitting on Rome's Spanish Steps



Museums, Exhibits, Artists, Milestones, Digital Art, Architecture, Photography,
Photographers, Special Photos, Special Reports, Featured Stories, Auctions, Art Fairs,
Anecdotes, Art Quiz, Education, Mythology, 3D Images, Last Week, .

 



Founder:
Ignacio Villarreal
(1941 - 2019)
Editor & Publisher: Jose Villarreal
Art Director: Juan José Sepúlveda Ramírez

Royalville Communications, Inc
produces:

ignaciovillarreal.org avemariasound.org juncodelavega.com facundocabral-elfinal.org
Founder's Site. The most varied versions
of this beautiful prayer.
Hommage
to a Mexican poet.
Hommage
       

The First Art Newspaper on the Net. The Best Versions Of Ave Maria Song Junco de la Vega Site Ignacio Villarreal Site
Tell a Friend
Dear User, please complete the form below in order to recommend the Artdaily newsletter to someone you know.
Please complete all fields marked *.
Sending Mail
Sending Successful