This year’s Wynne prize standard is as haphazard as ever, perhaps partly due to the Trustees behaving like curators, rather than prize selectors, writes Prudence Gibson.
The Wynne Prize is a strange mash-up of media and concept, with a dearth of female winners, writes Prudence Gibson.
UNSW fine arts student Fiona Lowry has won the 2014 Archibald Prize for her haunting, airbrush portrait of architect Penelope Seidler.
Art student Mike Barnard’s subtle portrait of his dying mother,You Beautiful Fighter, has won him a finalist spot in the Archibald Prize alongside a string of UNSW alumni.
A sculpture of a vertical motorbike has won COFA academic Professor Richard Goodwin the prestigious Wynne Prize.