2021 Archibald & Wynne Prize... Six finalists. A Packing Room Prize winner.

2 June 2021

Six Nanda\Hobbs are finalists in this years Archibald Prize along with one Wynne Prize selection. Jun Chen, Jonathan Dalton, Kim Leutwyler, Kathrin Longhurst, James Powditch and Mathew Lynn were selected for their outstanding portraits—while Jun Chen had double success with a landscape painting also being chosen for the Wynne Prize. 

Kathrin Longhurst has won the Packing Room Prize for her 2021 Archibald portrait of Australian singer, Kate Ceberano. It's the 100th year of Australia's most loved portrait prize and 2021 is the first year there was been gender parity across the 52 artists selected.

Longhurst was described by Art Critic, John McDonald as a "tremendously skilful artist" in his Sydney Morning Herald article about the Archibald Prize finalists on May 27th.  This is the artist's second Archibald Prize selection—she was a finalist in 2018 and in 2012, was selected in the Sulman Prize.

Congratulations to all six artists!

Winners will be announced on Friday 4 June. The exhibition opens to the public on Saturday 5 June and will be on show until 26 September.

 

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Morten Lassen | New works on paper

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Just in...a beautiful collection of new works on paper by Danish artist, Morten Lassen.

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Marie Mansfield exhibition | AS IT IS

17 November 2021

We are thrilled to present the 2021 Portia Geach Prize winner, Marie Mansfield in the Nanda\Hobbs Project Space with As It Is—on show until 27 November

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Media

Jonathan Dalton feature in Art Collector magazine

16 November 2021

An extensive article about Jonathan Dalton's current exhibition This brutal, muted serenity by Luke Létourneau is featured in the current edition of Art Collector magazine.

 

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