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Growth habits — Julia Gorman

Growth habits — Julia Gorman
12 April 2014 to 5 July 2015

Artist in residence— 7 to 11 April 2014

Completed installation on display— 12 April 2014 to 5 July 2015 Geelong Gallery is thrilled to welcome Julia Gorman as artist in residence this week as she installs a major contemporary art commission on the west walls of the Gallery's permanent...
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2014 Geelong contemporary art prize — Shortlist announced

2014 Geelong contemporary art prize — Shortlist announced

Geelong Gallery is delighted to announce that 42 works by 45 leading and emerging Australian artists have been shortlisted for the 2014 Geelong contemporary art prize.

Showcasing the best of contemporary Australian painting practice, this $30,000 acquisitive award and biennial exhibition will feature 42 works by Tony Albert...
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Just announced — Rob McHaffie awarded the 2014 Geelong contemporary art prize

Just announced — Rob McHaffie awarded the 2014 Geelong contemporary art prize

A bright, colourful and whimsical work by 36 year old Melbourne-based artist Rob McHaffie is the winner of the 2014 Geelong contemporary art prize, Geelong Gallery’s biennial acquisitive award for contemporary painting.

Rob McHaffie’s Preserve this fruit is highly representative of the artist’s...
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