Naked & Nude Art Prize

Finalists Announced Naked & Nude 2019

The shortlist has been revealed for Naked & Nude Art Prize 2019 with 58 artists selected from a record number of entries from artists all over Australia.

The artworks include sculpture, painting, ceramics, drawing, photography, installation and video – highlighting the diversity of approaches to the representation of the human form by contemporary artists in Australia.

The 2019 Finalists are:

Laura Badertscher, Eva Beltran, Matteo Bernasconi, Satu Bushell, Daniel  Butterworth, Jodi Clark, Robbie Crane, Gemma Cross, Cam Crossley , Dagmar Cyrulla, Ryan William Daffurn, Jackson Davies, Beverley Davies, Jesse Dayan, Tamara Dean, Jesse Dolman, Ken Done, Olivier Duhamel, Rory Fink, Stefano Flonta, Todd Fuller, Caroline Gibbes, Jessica Guthrie, Rachel Hannan, Lyn Harrison, Geoff Harvey, Michelle Hawkins, Sally Hook, Vanessa Howells, Julie Hutchings, Zai Kuang, Elena Larkin, Kim Leutwyler, Laura Matthews, Jocelyn Maughan, Joanne Mulcahy-Zubani, Nathan Paddison, Freyja Palmer, Alice Palmer, Tom Phillips, Anton Piche, Jenny Pollak, James Price, Kate Rae, Jenny Rodgerson, Bruce Rowland, Ben Ryan, Michael Simms, Roger Skinner, Gary Smith, Mark Thompson, John van der Kolk, Jan Hendrik (Hans) van Weerd, Peter Wegner, Nicole Welch, Leigha White, Ainslie Wright, Caroline Zilinsky

The winner of the prize will receive $30,000 prize money and the winning artwork becomes part of the Gallery’s collection. The judge for the 2019 award is Denise Mimmocchi, Senior Curator Australian Art at the Art Gallery NSW, with the winner announced at the Gala Opening event Saturday 7 September 6.30pm.

The popular People’s Choice voting will take place from September 7, 2019, until October 13, 2019, giving locals the chance to vote for their favourite artwork. The People’s Choice Award of $1000 will be announced on 15 October 2019.

 

 

Manning Art Prize: Naked & Nude 2017

Major Acquisitive Prize $16,000 - Dagmar Cyrulla 'The phone call IV' oil on linen 122cm x 91cm

Second Prize $3,000 - Peter Churcher 'Kaue' oil on canvas 101cm x 74cm

The Robin Norling Bequest Prize $1,000 - Nick Mourtzakis 'Cadmium Green' oil on linen 44cm x 34cm

People's Choice Award $1,000 - Vicki Sullivan 'Back Study of Brianna' oil on linen 93cm x 80cm

View the 2017 catalogue here.

 Manning Art Prize 2017 sponsors:

major sponsors

The Friends of the Manning Regional Art gallery Inc extend sincere thanks to Dr Philip and Mrs Dusty Walkom OAM, Gallery Patrons and sponsors of the $10,000 2015 Major Prize “Naked a& Nude.” Their continuing commitment and support of the arts is very much appreciated.

platinum sponsors

“STRINGYBARK” – Barry & Helen Schlenker

HAWORTH HOLDINGS PTY LTD – in memory of Deborah Scargill

TINA BOSTICK

DR GARY SCHILLER

NORMAN SHAPRO & ALANA PARKINS OAM

gold sponsors

STACKS FINANCE  

YOUR HERITAGE PLANNING

JOCELYN MAUGHAN ART FOUNDATION

DR CHARLES AND MRS JAN EVERINGHAM

silver sponsors

GREAT LAKES PADDOCKS

DR COLIN ROSE OAM AND MRS DIANE ROSE OAM

MICHAEL AND JENNY KENT – MID NORTH COAST SLEEP CLINIC

MAYO PRIVATE HOSPITAL – MR GREG GIBSON

other sponsors

 DR ALAN & MRS KIMBELL HOPCROFT COMBOYNE CULTURES – Peter Jeffrey & Anke Peeters 
 DRS PETER BRAUDE  FISH FISH FISH RESTAURANT
 JOHNSON & THOMPSON CHARTERED ACCOUNTANTS                  EXCHANGE HOTEL – Gary Rollings
 SAXBY’S PHARMACY – Ian Carr  CAR PARK DELI
 PATON HOOKE LAWYERS – Mr James Paton  BENT ON FOOD
 MR JOHN & MRS MAY AMBOUR  SOLOMONS FRUIT MARKET
   RAW SUGAR CAFE
   BEAN BAR CAFE

Conditions of entry and entry form can be found online. 

The winner of the 2017 major $16,000 Acquisitive Prize for most outstanding work in the exhibition was Dagmar Cyrulla for her oil painting ‘the phone call IV"