Presented by the National Art School, the biennial prize explores the enduring importance of drawing within contemporary art practice.
The Dobell Drawing Prize is an unparalleled celebration of drawing technique and innovation. Presented by the National Art School in partnership with the Sir William Dobell Art Foundation, the biennial prize explores the enduring importance of drawing within contemporary art practice.
The 2021 exhibition showcased work by 44 finalists from around the country, demonstrating the vitality and scope of current Australian drawing.
These works from the 2021 Prize, including Euan Macleod’s winning work, chosen by guest judge and acclaimed artist Lucy Culliton.
Opening Night: Fri 18 Feb with special guest artists
Exhibition runs: Fri 18 February – Sat 9 April
$5 entry adult, Under 18 free
Yvonne East, Concerns with representation of the beloved, Austen age 14, 2020, charcoal on canvas, 74 x 85 cm, image courtesy and © the artist