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

$1,000 prize

DEFIANCE GALLERY AWARD AND RESIDENCY

Two unrepresented artists selected from the entries by directors Campbell Robertson-Swann & Lauren Harvey 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.

TBA

 

PADDINGTON ART Winners 2020