WELCOME TO THE PADDINGTON ART PRIZE 2021

A $30,000 Annual National Acquisitive Prize, now in its 18th year for a painting inspired by
the Australian Landscape

Sponsored by Marlene Antico OAM.

We also have five non-acquisitive prizes listed below:

HONOURABLE MENTION PRIZE

a $3,000 prize  sponsored by Chris Antico (Co-Principal Sponsor)

HIGHLY COMMENDED PRIZE

a $1,000 prize sponsored by Julia Martin (Artist/Curator)

DEFIANCE GALLERY AWARD AND RESIDENCY

Two unrepresented artists selected from the entries by director Campbell Robertson-Swann will be offered a joint exhibition with Defiance Gallery at 12 Mary Place, Sydney in 2022 and offered a residency at SKYE, courtesy of Nigel Stewart. Each winner will be given $2500 from the Nock Art Foundation to support their exhibition.

UNSW ART & DESIGN PRIZE

will offer a chosen artist the opportunity to create a limited edition print

with Master Printer, Michael Kempson.

PEOPLE’S CHOICE AWARD

$1,000 gift certificate from Theresa Sarjeant of Fine Art Imaging

Key Dates

Entries open: March 2021

Entries close: Monday 13 September 2021 (3pm)

Finalists announced: Monday 27 September 2021

Winners Announced: Thursday 14 October 2021

Exhibition dates: Friday 15 October to Sunday 24 October 2021 (11am – 5pm)

OUR JUDGES FOR 2021

Katherine Roberts

Katherine Roberts

Senior Curator at Manly Art Gallery & Museum

portrait for Paddo prize

Tim Allen

Visual Artist and Winner of the 2017 Paddington Art Prize.

Steven Alderton

Steven Alderton

Director and CEO of the National Art School

 

 

PADDINGTON ART Winners 2021