Alan Jones in his Birmingham Street studio, Sydney. Photo: Daniel Shipp

Panel discussion - Paddington Art Prize

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Please join us for a panel discussion this Saturday, 21 October 2017 at 3pm at the Paddington Art Prize as we chat with one of this years judges, arts scholar, Nick Vickers, and two of our winners – Alan Jones (UNSW Art & Design/Cicada Press Award) and Catherine Cassidy (Sofala Cottage Prize). The panel discussion will be followed by an …

Painting by Australian artist Alan Jones. Finalist in the 2016 Paddington Art Prize exhibition.

Paddington Art Prize finalist

Alan Jones Studio News

‘Painting 160 (Dunningham Reserve)’ has been selected as a finalist in the 2017 Paddington Art Prize. A $25,000 National acquisitive prize for a painting inspired by the Australian landscape, now in it’s 14th year. Link to: www.paddingtonartprize.com.au Share this Post

Painting by Australian artist Alan Jones. 'Painting 214 (Port Douglas)' was a finalist in the Mosman Art Prize 2017.

Mosman Art Prize finalist

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‘Painting 214 (Port Douglas)’ has been selected as a finalist in the 2017 Mosman Art Prize. The 2017 Mosman Art Prize will be judged by Kirsten Paisley (Deputy Director, National Gallery of Australia). In 2017 the Mosman Art Prize will celebrate its 70th year. Established in 1947, the Mosman Art Prize is Australia’s oldest and most prestigious local government art …

Painting by Australian artist Alan Jones

9 Hours Underground

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Artesian4 and Kate Smith are proud to announce their latest exhibition titled ‘9 Hours Underground’. This exhibition will be held at (or rather, under) one of the most iconic venues in Australia – Under the Sydney Opera House. It is a rare person indeed who commits as much as Kate Smith does to the development and support of artists. With …

Painting by Australian artist Alan Jones. Finalist in the 2017 Tattersall's Club Landscape Art Prize.

Tattersall's Club Landscape Art Prize finalist

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‘Painting 219 (From Birmingham Street)’ has been selected as finalist in the 2017 Tattersall’s Club Landscape Art Prize. The Tattersall’s Club celebrates its 28th year of the Tattersall’s Club Landscape Art Prize with 89 artists participating from across Australia. Valued at $30,000, Tattersall’s Club Landscape Art Prize is an acquisitive prize. The winning work will join the acclaimed Tattersall’s Club …

Soft sculpture by Australian artist Alan Jones.

Sydney Contemporary 2017

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The Old Clare Hotel in Chippendale will be a hub of artistic activity for Sydney Contemporary, with artists from Birmingham Street Studios taking over the hotel with their painting, ceramics, installation and video works. The Birmingham Street studio artists staging the take-over are: 7-10 September 2017 For Sydney Art Week these artists have taken over The Old Clare Hotel and …

Painting by Australian artist Alan Jones. A finalist in the 2017 Wynne Prize at the Art Gallery of New South Wales.

Wynne Prize finalist

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‘Painting 218 (The Domain)’ has been selected as a finalist for the prestigious Wynne Prize. Commenting on ‘Painting 218 (The Domain)’ for the AGNSW, Jones explains: ‘This landscape is a reflection of everyday life. It depicts a walk, which I took to the Art Gallery of New South Wales with my son. It had just stopped raining and the sun …

Painting by Australian artist Alan Jones from the exhibition 'Time and Place: Recent Collage' at Olsen Gallery Sydney.

Artist Profile: Australasian Painters 2007-2017

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This exhibition brings together a selection of paintings by over 140 artists featured in Artist Profile magazine over its 10 year history, providing a comprehensive overview of Australasian painting from 2007 to 2017. With 40 issues of in-depth interviews and stories to its credit, Artist Profile has become a touchstone visual arts publication for professionals, students and art lovers. The …

Painting by Australian artist Alan Jones, finalist in the 2017 Inaugural National Equine Art Prize. 'After Stubbs #10', 2016, acrylic on board, 50cm x 37cm.

Inaugural National Equine Art Prize finalist

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‘After Stubbs #10’ has been selected as a finalist for the Inaugural National Equine Art Prize. Presented by the Mansfield District Racing Club in Mansfield, Victoria. 7-8 April 2017 Mansfield, Victoria Link to: https://www.mansfieldcountryraces.com.au Share this Post

Pat Corrigan AM and Alan Jones with Jones' painting 'Corro' at Macquarie University Art Gallery, Sydney, 2017.

Donor Artwork Exhibition Launch at Macquarie University, Sydney

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Donor Artwork Exhibition Launch is an evening celebration of donated artworks. This new exhibition acknowledges the ongoing generosity of the benefactors and artists that continue to enrich the Macquarie University art collection. Jones’ painting titled ‘Corro’ is a portrait of business man and arts philanthropist Pat Corrigan. ‘Corro’ was finalist in the 2013 Archibald Prize. Exhibition to be opened by …

Painting by Australian artist Alan Jones. Exhibited at Olsen in Sydney in the artist's solo exhibition 'Time and Place: Recent Collage'. and was a finalist in the 2016 Paddington Art Prize.

Paddington Art Prize finalist

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‘Painting 165 (Moonee Beach)’ has been selected as a finalist in the 2016 Paddington Art Prize. The Paddington Art Prize is a $25,000 National acquisitive prize for a painting inspired by the Australian landscape. 20-30 October 2016 Link to: www.paddingtonartprize.com.au Share this Post

Landscape painting by Australian artist Alan Jones painted on site at Moonee Beach in Coffs Harbour.

Paint My Place at Coffs Harbour Regional Gallery

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Artists involved in the Paint My Place project include: Elisabeth Cummings, Myf Gulliver, Alan Jones, Ross Laurie, Steve Lopes, Euan Mcleod, Reg Mombassa, Idris Murphy, Peter O’Doherty, Susan O’Doherty, Amanda Penrose Hart, Adrienne Richards, Isabel Rickets, Luke Sciberras and Ann Thomson. 30 September – 29 October 2016 Link to: http://www.coffsharbour.nsw.gov.au/our-community/facilities-parks-and-places/regional-gallery/Pages/CoffsHarbourRegionalGallery.aspx Share this Post

Painting by Australian artist Alan Jones finalist in the 2016 Tattersall's Club Landscape Art Prize.

Tattersall's Club Landscape Art Prize finalist

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‘Painting 161 (Dunningham Reserve)’ has been selected as finalist in the 2016 Tattersall’s Club Landscape Art Prize. Valued at $30,000, Tattersall’s Club Landscape Art Prize is an acquisitive prize. The winning work will join the acclaimed Tattersall’s Club Landscape Art Prize collection. 12-23 September 2016 Link to: http://tattersallsclub.com.au Share this Post

Painting by Australian artist Alan Jones

John Leslie Art Prize finalist

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Gippsland Art Gallery is delighted to announce that 47 leading and emerging Australian artists have been shortlisted for the 2016 John Leslie Art Prize. Showcasing the best of contemporary landscape painting, the $20,000 non-acquisitive award and biennial exhibition will feature works by Tanya Baily, Claire Bridge, Tim Bučković, Kevin Chin, Jason Cordero, Gabrielle Courtenay, Peter Daverington, Jeremy Elkington, Josh Foley, …

Painting by Australian Artist Alan Jones of Pat Corrigan finalist in the 2016 Archibald Prize at the Art Gallery of New South Wales

Archibald Prize finalist

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A portrait of businessman and arts philanthropist Pat Corrigan has been selected for the 2016 Archibald Prize at the Art Gallery of New South Wales. The Archibald Prize was first awarded in 1921 and is one of Australia’s most prestigious art awards. Awarded to the best portrait painting, the Archibald Prize is a who’s who of Australian culture. The Archibald …

Painting by Australian artist Alan Jones

Equus at Olsen Irwin, Sydney

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A group exhibition celebrating a history of the horse in art. Participating artists include: Giles Alexander, Kate Bergin, Stephen Bird, John Brack, Alexandru Cinean, Jonathan Dalton, Robert Dickerson, Harrie Fasher, Nic Fiddian- Green, Gary Heery, Alan Jones, Matilda Julian, Nick Leary, Amanda Marburg, Angus McDonald, James McGrath, Noel McKenna, Mali Moir, Sidney Nolan, John Olsen, Matthew Quick, Joanna Rhodes, Paul Ryan, Michael Schlepper, Tim Storrier, Thomas Woodward and Michael Zavros. 13 April – 1 May 2016 The majesty of the horse has bewitched the imagination of …

Painting by Australian artist Alan Jones

Private Lives at S.H. Ervin Gallery, Sydney

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This exhibition presents the fascinating personal collections of leading contemporary artists and includes the collections of Tom Carment, Nicholas Harding, Guy Maestri and Idris Murphy. With over 115 art works by leading Australian artists including William Robinson, Ben Quilty, Elisabeth Cummings, Euan Macleod, Paddy Bedford, Kitty Kantilla, Joan Ross, Cressida Campbell, Fred Williams, Alan Jones and Peter Booth and international …

Alan Jones artist painting at Moonee Beach, Coffs Harbour Regional Art Gallery.

Moonee Beach Residency

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Coffs Harbour Regional Art Gallery hosted 15 artists at Moonee Beach for a 9 day residency. Placed on Moonee Beach, artists were asked to respond broadly to the dramatic costal landscape and surrounding area. An exhibition of the works relating to this 9 day experience will be held at the Coffs Harbour regional Art Gallery in October 2016. Participating artists include: …

Painting by Australian artist Alan Jones from the exhibition 'Paintings from Coogee' at Olsen Irwin Sydney. Finalist in the 2016 Blake Prize

64th Blake Prize finalist

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The Casula Powerhouse Arts Centre (CAPC) and the Blake Society have announced the finalists for the 64th Blake Prize, Australia’s longest standing and most prestigious prize which encourages conversation about spirituality and religion through art. The Blake Prize is widely respected for attracting artists from a diverse range of backgrounds and ages. Finalists range from leading contemporary practitioners to emerging and …

Portrait of AFL sporting legend Adam Goodes painted by Alan Jones in 2014. Titled 'Adam' the portrait was acquired by the National Portrait Gallery, Canberra in 2016.

Awesome Achievers: Stories from Australians of the Year

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Celebrate and be inspired by talent, passion and achievement – and triumph over adversity. Developed as a touring exhibition to regional Australia, Awesome Achievers includes major portraits drawn from the National Portrait Gallery collection, supplemented by works from private and institutional sources. This exhibition presents a representative selection of Australian of the Year recipients from diverse fields of endeavour: 29 …

Painting by Australian artist Alan Jones from the exhibition 'Paintings from Coogee' at Olsen Irwin Sydney.

Gold Coast Art Prize finalist

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‘Painting 137 (Dunningham Reserve)’ is a selected finalist for the Gold Coast Art Prize 2015. 2015 guest Judge Nick Mitzevich (Director of the Art Gallery of South Australia) will reveal the overall winner for this year’s Prize, as well as the works to be acquired for the Gold Coast City Collection. Please join us for the official opening of the Gold Coast Art Prize 2015 exhibition. …