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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

PAST 
JUDGES

2022
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Blak Douglas

Artist

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Dr Grant Stevens

Deputy Head School of (Art)
UNSW Art & Design Faculty.

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Jane Devery

Senior Curator Exhibitions MCA

2021
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Katherine Roberts

Senior Curator at Manly Art Gallery & Museum

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Tim Allen

Visual Artist and Winner of the 2017 Paddington Art Prize

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Steven Alderton

Director and CEO of the National Art School

2020
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Ross Laurie

Visual Artist and Past Winner of the Paddington Art Prize

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Rhonda Davis

Senior Curator at the Macquarie University Art Gallery

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Jeanette Siebols

Visual Artist and Senior Lecturer in Visual Arts at the Australian Catholic University

2019
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Denise Mimmochi

Senior Curator, Australian Art, Art Gallery Of NSW

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Oliver Watts

Head Curator, Artbank

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Margaret Ellis

Art Scholar and Educator

2018
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Tony Costa

2014 Paddington Art Prize Winner

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Katrina Cashman

Author

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Ramesh Mario Nithiyendran

Artist

2017
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Edmund Capon AM OBE

Former Director Art Gallery NSW

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Ann Thomson

Artist

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Nick Vickers

Art Scholar and Educator

2016
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Craig Waddell

Artist

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Wendy Sharpe

Artist

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Wayne Tunnicliffe

Head Curator, Australian Art, Art Gallery of NSW

2015
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Euan Macleod

Artist

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Michael Nock

International Art Patron / Collector and Artist

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Peter Sharp

Head of Drawing at UNSW Art and Design / Artist

2014
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Lou Klepac OAM

Historian, Author, Curator & Publisher

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Barry Pearce

Emeritus Curator, Art Gallery of NSW

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Jane Watters

Director of S.H. Erwin Gallery

2013
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Professor Ross Harley

Dean, College of Fine Arts UNSW

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Del Kathryn Barton

Artist

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John Firth Smith

Artist

2012
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Dr Janis Lander

Artist and Art Writer

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John McDonald

Art Critic

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Margaret Woodward

Artist

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Cressida Campbell

Artist

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William Wright

AM

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Chris Antico

Artist

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Gavin Wilson

to judge Artist Retreat Prize

2011
2010
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Felicity Fenner

Chief Curator, NIEA & UNSW College of Fine Arts.

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Brian Ladd

Former Head of Public Programs, Art Gallery of New South Wales.

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Gavin Wilson

Independent Curator and Author.

2009
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Professor Ian Howard

Dean of UNSW College of
Fine Arts.

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Susan McCulloch

Co-Director of McCulloch & McCulloch Australian Art Books / Book Publisher & Art Writer.

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David Cook

Deputy Director – Australian Paintings Department, Sotheby’s Australia.

2008
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Nick Waterlow

Director, Ivan Dougherty Gallery, The University Of NSW

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Geoff Cassidy

Director, Art Bank Sydney

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Kerrie Lester

Artist

2007
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Annette Larkin

Art Dealer and Valuer, Annette Larkin Fine Art

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Adrian Newstead

Managing Director
Deutscher-Menzies

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Reg Richardson

Patron of the Arts and Art Collector

2006
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John Bloomfield

Head of Painting, National Art School, Sydney

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John McDonald

Art Critic

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Garry Shead

Artist

2005
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Deborah Edwards

Senior Curator – Australian Art, Art Gallery of NSW

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Tony Geddes

Cultural Services Manager – Gallery Director of
Mosman Gallery

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Patrick Corrigan, AM

Art Collector and Patron of
the Arts

2004
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Barry Pearce

Head Curator, Australian Art, Art Gallery of NSW

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Jenny Sages

Artist

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John Doyle

Broadcaster and Writer

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Linda van Nunen

Journalist, Art Critic
and Author

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