Associate Professor Lindsay Farrell invited to judge one of Australia's richest landscape prize.
Associate Professor Lindsay Farrell from the School of Arts was
a judge at the recent annual Tattersall's
Club Landscape Art Prize. Held on Tuesday 1 September in Brisbane, the art
prize is an acquisitive award with the winning entry becoming part of the
Club's art collection. This year saw a record number of 90 Australian artists
enter the competition.
This year Sydney based
artist Noel McKenna won the Tattersall's Club Landscape Art Prize with his
entry 'Farm Scene'. The winning painting is an oil on canvas and is a response
to the landscape seen as one drives through the countryside. The prize is an invitation only Award supporting the work
of mid to later career artists with a prize value of $30,000 for the winning
"It was a great honour to be asked
to judge the award," commented Farrell.
The panel of judges for the 2015 prize included; Michael
Paramor, Member and Committeeman at Tattersall's Club, Jason Smith, Curatorial
Manager of Australian Art at QAGOMA, Nick Mitzevick, Director of the Art
Gallery of South Australia and Associate Professor Dr Lindsay Farrell, Faculty
or Education and Art at Australian Catholic University.
This is again a special year for
the Club celebrating its sesquicentennial anniversary. To find out more about
this competition click