WELCOME TO THE PADDINGTON ART PRIZE 2022

A $30,000 Annual National Acquisitive Prize, now in its 19th year for a painting inspired by
the Australian Landscape

Sponsored by Marlene Antico OAM.

We also have four 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 will be offered a joint exhibition at Defiance Gallery in 2023 as well as an artist residency with one of our generous host partners.

PEOPLE’S CHOICE AWARD

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

Key Dates 2022

ENTRIES OPEN
2nd May

ENTRIES CLOSE
5th September, 5pm 

FINALISTS ANNOUNCED
28th September, 3pm

PRIZE PRESENTATION
27th October

EXHIBITION DATES
27th October – 6th November

OUR JUDGES FOR 2022

Blak Douglas

Blak Douglas

Artist

Dr Grant Stevens

Dr Grant Stevens

Deputy Head School of (Art) UNSW Art & Design Faculty.

Jane Devey - Senior Curator Exhibitions MCA

Jane Devrey

Senior Curator Exhibitions MCA

photo credit: Anna Kucera

PADDINGTON ART Winners 2021