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Telstra NATSIAA 2022 winners announced

The longest running Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander art awards in the country hand down their 2022 verdict.

Betty Muffler joins Jan Murphy Gallery

Brisbane's Jan Murphy Gallery welcomes highly respected senior Aṉangu artist to its ranks.

Inaugural Judy Wheeler Commission awarded to Elizabeth Willing

Brisbane based artist to complete first of ten annual commissions at PICA, Perth.

Joint winners announced for Ellen José Art Award

Moorina Bonini and Elham Eshraghian-Haakansson share $15,000 award for young female artists.

Tuppy Ngintja Goodwin takes out Australia’s richest landscape prize.

Tuppy Ngintja Goodwin takes out Australia’s richest landscape prize.

Sol LeWitt, Emily Kame Kngwarreye and Gloria Tamerre Petyarre feature in major Sydney exhibition

Sol LeWitt, Emily Kame Kngwarreye and Gloria Tamerre Petyarre feature in major Sydney exhibition

Yasmin Smith’s artwork ‘Terroir’ acquired by the National Gallery of Australia Canberra

Yasmin Smith’s artwork ‘Terroir’ acquired by the National Gallery of Australia Canberra.

IMA GALA 2022

The Institute of Modern Art Returns Home With a Performance-Filled Gala and Benefit Auction for their 7th Annual Event.

Hugo Michell Gallery bids welcome to Min Wong

Hugo Michell Gallery Bids Welcome to Min Wong.

BLAZE TO SCREEN AT SFF 2022

Archibald prize winning artist Del Kathryn Barton’s directorial debut screens at this year’s Sydney Film Festival.

Atong Atem gears up to attend photo basel 2022 with MARS Gallery

Melbourne artist and representing gallery take awarded portrait photography practice to international fair.

Finalists announced for the churchie emerging art prize 2022

12 emerging Australian artists selected for exhibition in lead-up to major prize announcement.

NIAF returns to Sydney foreshore in July 2022

The National Indigenous Art Fair returns after two year hiatus, offering opportunity for ethical collecting.

Michael Lett announces new project space

The Auckland gallery expands its bricks and mortar footing on East Street.

Finalists announced for 2022 Telstra NATSIA Awards

65 finalists announced ahead of awards ceremony and exhibition slated for August.

Australia and New Zealand pavilions open at the Venice Biennale

For the 59th Venice Biennale, New Zealand and Australia have opened their pavilions with a bang.

Bumper program set for PHOTO 2022 International Festival of Photography

The biennale will bring 90 exhibitions and outdoor artworks to the streets of Melbourne and regional Victoria.

N.Smith Gallery welcomes Claire Healy and Sean Cordeiro

The growing Sydney gallery adds the established artist duo to its stable.

Carriageworks to host Inaugural Artist Car Boot Sale

95 artists to sell works in this one-day event, held on 1 May.

Nine new commissions announced for Sydney Modern Project

The expansion of the Art Gallery of New South Wales is due for completion late 2022.

Galerie pompom set to close in April

After 10 years in the heart of Sydney, Chippendale gallery will close at the end of its current exhibitions.

Sherman 100 auction coming this May

100 works from leading Australian and Asian artists selected for special auction.

Art walk event aims to activate central Sydney arts precinct

Michael Reid Gallery joins Chippendale Contemporary’s art walk this Saturday, aimed at introducing collectors to galleries in the area.

Tom Bass Prize for Figurative Sculpture winners announced

Women artists dominate in 2022 edition of prize celebrating the human form.

Vale Ken Whisson

Influential Australian artist leaves behind legacy of 60+ year career.

Tāmaki Makaurau welcome new gallery

Season's debut exhibition Hono runs until 19 March.

Sydney Opera House presents second chapter of Returning

Online exhibition explores the impacts of the pandemic through the lens of Australian and Taiwanese artists and collectives.

Hatched: National Graduate Show 2022 artists announced

The free exhibition runs from mid-May to mid-July, showcasing some of Australia’s most exciting tertiary art school graduate talent.

AGSA gears up for 2022 Adelaide Biennial: Free/State

Australia's longest-running survey of contemporary Australian art returns from March to June.

Garawan Waṉambi joins Hugo Michell Gallery stable

Adelaide gallery welcomes the addition of Yolŋu artist Garawan Waṉambi to its represented artists.

Cementa online auction launches today

Fundraising for a new home, Cementa’s online auction runs for 10 days.

Refurbished Rockhampton Museum of Art honours heritage, inclusivity, and connection

Following a multi-million dollar transformation, the new-look RMOA is set to wow visitors when it launches in the coming week.

Sophie Gannon Gallery picks up Amber Boardman

Melbourne gallery adds American-born artist to its stable.

Olsen Gallery adds four artists to its stable

Matt Bromhead, Janis Clarke, Myles Young and Elliott Routledge represented by Sydney gallery.

CIAF stages 2022 comeback in world-class hub

After two online iterations, Cairns Indigenous Art Fair (CIAF) returns with a physical edition bound to entice collectors.

Grace Cossington Smith Biennial Art Award winners announced

Three artists share in prize pool of $20,000, with finalist exhibition on now.

Miriam Charlie joins N.Smith Gallery

Sydney gallery welcomes Garrwa/Yanyuwa photo artist Miriam Charlie to its stable.

2022 Aotearoa Art Fair rescheduled

New Zealand’s premier contemporary art event postponed to November.

Australian galleries featured in Art Basel’s Online Viewing Rooms

THIS IS NO FANTASY and Jan Murphy Gallery invited to participate.

Page Galleries now representing Turumeke Harrington

The Wellington gallery welcomes KāI Tahu artist working at the intersection of art and design.

Culture Vault bridges gap between art world and crypto community

New platform offers opportunity to acquire premium NFTs from top artists, with a physical exhibition to follow in March.

Melbourne Art Fair Returns

After two years of forced closures, Melbourne Art Fair returns with its most innovative program to date.

Lorne Sculpture Biennale puts regional Victorian town front and centre

For a period of three weeks, the foreshore will be transformed through sculpture, with artworks responding to the theme of ‘Spirit of Place’.

Vale Hossein Valamanesh

Iranian-Australian artist remembered for his powerful and poetic practice.

Bridge to the future: Bundanon to open new world-class facilities

Key NSW cultural institution set to unveil innovative Art Museum and Bridge for Creative Learning.

Paddington galleries come together for First Saturday event

Nine leading Sydney galleries simultaneously celebrate season launch on Saturday 5 February 2022.

Third iteration of Destination Sydney now showing

Mosman Art Gallery, Manly Art Gallery and Museum and S.H. Ervin Gallery collaborate again to complete a trifecta of exhibitions.

Five artists awarded the 2021 Brett Whiteley Travelling Art Scholarship

Brett Whiteley Foundation extends scholarship to multiple recipients for second year in a row.

Natalya Hughes wins Michela and Adrian Fini Artist Fellowship

Brisbane-based artist awarded $20,000 Fellowship supporting women in visual art.

Doug Moran National Portrait Prize awarded to ‘dauber’s trifecta’

Three Victorian artists share Australia's richest art prize in 2021.

McClelland launches Limited Edition Small Sculpture project

McClelland Sculpture Park+Gallery latest commissions support pandemic-impacted artists and respond to collector demand.

Aotearoa Art Fair announces 2022 gallery line-up

40 galleries from across Aotearoa New Zealand and beyond will present artwork at The Cloud next year.

Arts Project Australia Annual Gala supports artists with intellectual disability

200+ artworks up for sale in much-loved yearly auction and exhibition.

Georges River Art Prize 2021 winners announced

Winners announced for biennial south-west Sydney award, sharing in prize pool of more than $19,000.

2021 Portia Geach Memorial Award winner announced

Marie Mansfield wins $30,000 in Australia's most prestigious art prize for portraiture by women.

Harry McAlpine joins Chalk Horse stable

Sydney gallery adds New Zealand-born photographer to its growing stable.

‘Four x Four @ McClelland’ to support lockdown-impacted Victorian artists

McClelland Sculpture Park+Gallery pioneers new initiative in the lead-up to Christmas.

Karla Dickens joins Sullivan+Strumpf

Trailblazing queer and First Nations artist joins stable of leading Sydney gallery.

THIS IS NO FANTASY picks up Badra Aji

The Melbourne gallery announces representation of the Indonesian-born drawer and videographer.

Desart presents Art Centres Online

The event will combines film and visual art to celebrate the culture and stories of artists from the western desert. It also offers the chance to collect artworks from the central desert.

Winners announced for the churchie emerging art prize

Nina Sanadze takes out first prize in the churchie, with Kyra Mancktelow awarded Special Commendation.

Details unveiled for Explore Sydney Contemporary

Over 1,700 artworks to go online this November in Explore Sydney Contemporary.

Ngununggula, the Southern Highlands’ first regional art gallery, opens with a bang

Five years in the making, the long-awaited gallery brings art and culture to the fore.

LON Gallery takes on three new artists

Melbourne gallery announces representation of painters Casey Jeffrey, Tim McMonagle, and Kate Wallace.

New public art gallery to open in Sydney

A historic Double Bay building has been reinvented as Woollahra Gallery at Redleaf, set to open in November.

THIS IS NO FANTASY now representing Ezz Monem

Melbourne gallery picks up Egyptian photographic artist Ezz Monem.

What’s in the Stockroom: Fox Jensen Gallery

We visit Sydney's Fox Jensen Gallery, with director Andrew Jensen.

Melbourne Art Fair releases 2022 gallery list and program highlights

Melbourne Art Fair gears up for biggest, most inclusive, and most sustainable edition in summer 2022.

Carriageworks appoints new director of First Nations Programs

The Sydney precinct welcomes Jacob Boehme into the role.

Liverpool Street Gallery gains two more artists and a new director

The Sydney gallery welcomes director Kate Alstergren and picks up artists Aaron Aryadharma Matheson and Luke Kennedy.

Public art restores life to Melbourne’s Chapel Street Precinct

Artists unite in effort to bring vibrancy to locked down city.

National Gallery announces major commission by Lindy Lee

Eminent Chinese-Australian artist to create NGA's most expensive commission to date.

Natasha Walsh joins N.Smith Gallery

Sydney gallery announces addition of local artist Natasha Walsh to its stable.

AGWA appoints new Curator and Head of Indigenous Programs

The Art Gallery of Western Australia welcomes First Nations curator Clothilde Bullen in key strategic role.

Sullivan+Strumpf adds up-and-comer to its stable

Sullivan+Strumpf picks up local multidisciplinary textile artist Julia Gutman.

2022 Adelaide Biennial artists announced

AGSA reveals the 25 Australian artists selected to execute its bold vision for Free/State.

Participating Galleries Announced for TENT

Aotearoa New Zealand’s newest contemporary art event releases gallery list ahead of November 2021 launch.

Teelah George joins Laree Payne Gallery

Multidisciplinary Australian artist finds representation over the ditch.

Winner of the Vincent Lingiari Art Award announced

Grace Kemarre Robinya named 2021 winner.

Virginia Leonard honoured with Officine Saffi Supreme Award

New Zealand artist takes out top award in international contemporary ceramics prize.

Desert Mob celebrates 30 years

From September to October, Mparntwe Alice Springs plays host to one of the country’s foremost Aboriginal art and cultural events.

IOTA21 gears up for exciting first iteration

Launching this week, the first ever Indian Ocean Craft Triennial will take place at Western Australian venues from September to November 2021.

2021 Mosman Art Prize Cancelled

The highly anticipated art prize is the latest to be hit in the slew of pandemic-related cancellations.

Tarnanthi 2021 program announced

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander art festival returns to South Australia and online from October 2021 to January 2022.

Naked & Nude Art Prize winner announced

Loribelle Spirovski takes out biennial $30,000 acquisitive prize at Manning Regional Art Gallery.

Lori Pensini wins major Kilgour Prize

Western Australia-based artist awarded $50,000 art prize for a work depicting inter-racial relationships.

Gallery 9 picks up Helen Smith

Sydney gallery announces representation of multi-disciplinary abstractionist.

GAGPROJECTS to represent Joseph Häxan

Boundary-pushing photographer and filmmaker joins Adelaide gallery's stable.

David Griggs and Jenny Watson join The Tusk LionTrail

Australian artists join global public art trail to raise awareness and funds for the African lion.

NSW Visual Arts Emerging Fellowship 2021 Finalists announced

Seven emerging artists in the running for $30,000 funding, with exhibition planned for 2022.

LON Gallery announces two new non-profit partnerships

Melbourne gallery demonstrates commitment to First Nations and environmental causes.

Two new painters for Sullivan + Strumpf

Yvette Coppersmith and Lara Merrett join the esteemed stable of leading Sydney gallery.

Sam Gold joins Hugo Michell Gallery stable

Adelaide gallery announces representation of emerging ceramicist, sculptor, and installation artist.

Michael Reid Gallery launches new art prize

Sydney gallery's new National Emerging Art Prize aims to connect collectors with Australia's most promising emerging artists.

Tolarno Galleries now representing Kieren Karritpul

Melbourne gallery adds Ngen'giwumirri artist and recent Ramsay Art Prize finalist to its stable.

Harry Culy wins Arts Foundation Laureate award

New Zealand artist honoured with The Arts Foundation Te Tumu Toi's Marti Friedlander Photographic Award.

TextaQueen wins Copyright Agency Partnerships $80,000 commission

The up-and-coming artist will use the funding to shine a light on the queer South Asian diaspora.

Timo Hogan wins $50,000 prize in Telstra NATSIAA 2021

Pitjantjatjara artist wins main Telstra NATSIA award in 2021 for large-scale painting.

Jhana Millers Gallery adds two new artists to its stable

The Wellington gallery picks up Elisabeth Pointon and Caroline McQuarrie.

Art Incubator presents new collecting opportunity

Living With Art 2021 will showcase fixed-price artworks for sale from an exciting lineup of artists.