2019 Molly Morpeth Canaday Award - Painting and Drawing Judges
2019 Guest Judge Painting and Drawing
Dr Christopher McAuliffe
Dr Chris McAuliffe is Professor of Art (Practice-led research) at the School of Art and Design, Australian National University. From 2000–2013 he was Director of the Ian Potter Museum of Art, the University of Melbourne. He taught art history at the University of Melbourne (1988-2000) and was Gough Whitlam and Malcolm Fraser Visiting Professor of Australian Studies at Harvard University (2011–12).
2019 Pre-selection judges Painting and Drawing x3
Kirstin Carlin has received much recognition for her work, including being the winner of the 2017 Molly Morpeth Canaday Major Award. Carlin’s work is held in major public and private collections including: the James Wallace Arts Trust Collection.
Studied at Elam School of Fine Art, NICAI, Auckland University, and graduated with a Bachelor of Fine Arts in 1998. Andrew was the recipient of an Arts Foundation Award for Patronage from Gus & Irene Fisher in 2010.
Ane Tonga is an artist, curator and writer based in Auckland. Ane has undertaken curatorial roles at Dowse Art Museum, Te Papa Tongarewa Museum of New Zealand and was formerly the Lead Curator at Rotorua Museum Te Whare Taonga o Te Arawa.
Image credit: John McIver, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki.
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