Tsering Hannaford, 'Self Portrait', Oil on Board. Courtesy of the Art Gallery of NSW

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Archibald Prize 2018 | Tsering Hannaford

Congratulations to Tsering Hannaford whose painting Self Portrait was selected as a finalist for the 2018 Archibald Prize. This is Tsering’s fourth time in the Archibald Prize.

The Archibald, Wynne and Sulman Prize exhibition will be showing at the Art Gallery of NSW until 9 September.

Ngayuku Ngura – My Country | Hahndorf Academy                                 

Ngayuku Ngura – My Country showing at Hahndorf Academy is curated by Helen Johnson with local Aboriginal artists from the Fleurieu Peninsula, Ngarrindjeri and Ramindjeri peoples and artists of the Anangu Pitjantjatjara Yankunytjatjara Lands of South Australia and the Central Desert. Contemporary Indigenous artists will exhibit new work that is both vibrant unique and visually breathtaking.

Exhibition runs 30 May – 24 June

Venice Architecture Biennale | Oxigen

Oxigen's Tonsley Main Assembly Building will be one of 15 projects exhibited in the Australia Pavilion for this year’s Venice Architecture Biennale. Repair curated by Baracco + Wright Architects will be showcasing projects that exemplify various approaches to the repair of the country’s natural environment.

In Light Of | Kath Inglis

Kath Inglis has created new work for her solo exhibition In Light Of showing at Bilk Gallery in Canberra.

Exhibition runs 30 May – 30 June.

The Gallery (on Waymouth) commission | A.nouk

Joslin Koolen of A.nouk was recently commissioned by The Gallery on Waymouth Street to create two of her amazing sculptural art planters for their roof top bar.

Gallery Adelaide commissioned A.nouk through Well Made.

Look What We Made | Jess Dare

Jess Dare is one of the many Australian makers featured in Frankie Magazine’s newest book look what we made, which is a tribute to everything handmade. Jess spoke to writer Koren Helbig while she was in the middle of making flowers for the Martin Place memorial in 2017.

You can grab a copy from selected book shops or online from Frankie Press.  

FUSE Glass Prize exhibition | JamFactory

The FUSE Glass Prize finalist exhibition at the JamFactory showcases 18 outstanding glass artists from Australia and New Zealand. Jessica Loughlin and Tom Moore are amongst the established finalists who will exhibiting their work.

Exhibition runs 18 May – 8 July

Images (top to bottom): Tsering Hannaford standing in front of her Archibald Prize entry Self Portrait at the Art Gallery of NSW, Photographer Tom Keukenmeester; Tonsley Innovation District, 2016, Central Forest, Photographer Oxigen; Joslin Koolen, Deconstructed, Courtesy of the artist

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