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WELCOME TO THE PADDINGTON ART PRIZE 2023

$30,000 National Acquisitive Prize, now in its 20th year for a painting inspired by the Australian Landscape; Founded & Principally Sponsored by Marlene Antico OAM.

2023 Exhibition of National Finalists:
October 12 - 22, 11am - 5pm
Cooee Art Leven Gallery


All Sales Enquiries contact:
Chris Antico 0418 618 915

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Goompi Ugerabah Mugeedah (Body Paint)

2023 Paddington Art Prize Winner.

2023
Non-acquisitive Awards Winners:

$30,000 National Acquisitive Painting Prize Inspired by the Australian Landscape, in it's 20th year.

EXHIBITION OF NATIONAL FINALISTS

October 12th - 22nd, 11am - 5pm

See the 2023 selection of National Finalists at:

COOEE ART LEVEN GALLERY

17 Thurlow Street, Redfern NSW, 2016

2023 Paddington Art Prize Exhibition of National Finalists

(Alphabetical Order By Lastname)

Adasal Evie

Azzopardi Maree
Baird Susan
Baker Leisl
Bertini Jo

Bidu Gladys
Boag Yvonne
Brook Gemma Rose
Bruce Gina
Buselli Anthony

Chin Kevin
Chircop Louisa
Connolly Michelle
Connor Paul

Davenport Jo
De Latour Angie
De Latour Chantel
Escott Dorita

Flemons Lynne
Golding Dennis

Goodwin-Ryan Sharron
Gorospe-Lockie Maharlina

Gosse Eliza
Gray Erica
Haggith Paul

Hale James
Hansen Alex
Harricks Tannya

Keeler-Milne Jennifer
Leighton-Dore Bronte
Leti Bruno

Lett Belem
Loogatha Amy

Malherbe Robert
Miller Paul
Nicholson Julie

O'Conner Lauren
O'Hara Mark
Phillips John
Pryor Rhonda
Purcell Marisa

Reisch Ambrose
Reily Caitlin
Schofield Douglas
Steele Mignon
Sweaney Robyn
Taylor Neil
Thomson Ann
Ugerabah Goompi
Vadasz Louise
Watters Stuart
Westerman Lani
White Angus

Services

Additional non-acquisitive awards* listed below: 

Honorable Mention Award

A $3000 award sponsored by Paddington Art Prize Co-Sponsor Chris Antico 

Highly 
Commended Award

A $3000 award sponsored by Artist/Curator Julia Martin 

Anthea Polson Gallery Award

A 2024/2025 solo exhibition at the Anthea Polson Gallery, Gold Coast, Queensland for two unrepresented artists who are selected as finalists, from director Anthea Polson.

Cooee Art 
Leven Award

A 2024 solo exhibition at Mirri Leven's gallery for two artists from the list of finalists with different, yet complimentary approaches to landscape painting, from Director Mirri Leven. The artists will also receive $2,500 each toward the creation of the exhibition.

James Makin Gallery Award

A 2024/2025 solo exhibition at the James Makin Gallery, Melbourne, Victoria for an artist that is not represented in the state of Victoria and contractually able to exhibit outside their represented galleries (should they have one), selected from the finalists, from director James Makin.

Al Stretchers Award

$2000 Worth of Aluminium Stretchers sponsored by Alesandro Ljubicic.

People's 
Choice Award

A $1000 gift certificate from Theresa Sarjeant of Fine Art Imaging. 

2023 JUDGES

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Tracy Cooper-Lavery

Director, Gallery & Visual Arts at HOTA Home of the Arts

Gold Coast.

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Adj.Professor Margo Ngawa Neale

Head: Centre for Indigenous Knowledges, Senior Indigenous Curator & Executive Advisor to the Director, National Museum of Australia, Canberra

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Tony Costa

2014 Paddington Art Prize Winner &

2019 Archibald Prize Winner

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