WA Artist Wins Kilgour 2021

West Australian artist and former Kilgour Prize finalist Lori Pensini wins this year’s Kilgour $50,000 art prize. Her work – Family 2021 – is an intimate reflection on inter-racial relationships and her own family lineage. Family 2021 depicts family portraits painted on heirloom fine bone china plates, which Lori said were a “tribute to the

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Kilgour Finalists Picked

Finalists revealed as KILGOUR PRIZE 2021 attracts record entries. Three local artists have made the cut from a record number of entries vying for honours in this year’s prestigious KILGOUR PRIZE. Newcastle Art Gallery received 476 works from artists across every state and territory in Australia, an increase of more

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Domesticated Ceramics

Newcastle Art Gallery celebrates the bliss of domestic life. Newcastle Art Gallery is encouraging audiences to view everyday household items in a whole new light with the launch of its exhibition, DOMESTIC BLISS: functional works from the collection. Honor Freeman’s “tupperware”. Drawn exclusively from its nationally significant ceramics collection, the Gallery will display works of art from

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