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archibald finalists

Anthony Bennett self-portrait in the bathroom discussing beauty, bukowski and brett whiteley with my ex, now a stripper, who likes to dress as wonder woman
Ann Cape Lucy & friend
Adam Chang Spirit of an ancient culture
Mike Chavez Portrait of a bad muthaf***a
Jun Chen Ray Hughes and five other moods
Zhansui Kordelya Chi Good morning, this is Neil Mitchell
Yvette Coppersmith John Safran
Sam Cranstoun Gyton
Leeanne Crisp Considering Persephone. Portrait of Gay Bilson
Ngaire Devenport Ken Done
Vincent Fantauzzo Brandon
Hong Fu Dame Elisabeth Murdoch
David Griggs Zoloft nation (self-portrait)
Peter Hanley Remembering Titian
Robert Hannaford Self-portrait
Nicholas Harding Margaret Whitlam
Cherry Hood David Helfgott
Paul Jackson Flacco’s chariot
Jasper Knight Jasper Knight
Richard Larter Portrait of Nell
Sam Leach Marcia Langton
Mathew Lynn Heiress
Abbey McCulloch Nell
Angus McDonald Beyond
Alexander McKenzie Richard Clapton
Guy Maestri Geoffrey Gurrumul Yunupingu
Nick Mourtzakis A portrait of Alex Wodak
Richard Onn Coupe SX010F
David Paulson & Michael Nelson Jagamara Michael Nelson Jagamara & singing rain story
James Powditch Peter Powditch is a dead man smoking
Ben Quilty Jimmy Barnes – there but for the grace of God no. 2
Megan Roodenrys Waiting for the day
Paul Ryan Mountain of Tom
Jenny Sages Heidi & Sarah-Jane ‘parallel lives’
Megan Seres The rest is silence (Brendan Cowell as Hamlet)
Garry Shead & Adrienne Levenson Soffritto di Lucio
Mark Thompson Greta Scacchi as Queen Elizabeth in Mary Stuart
Jan Williamson Nancy Kunoth Petyarr
Michael Zavros Ars longa, vita brevis


wynne finalists

Brett Bailey  The cool swimming hole
Del Kathryn Barton  Flatrock
Lionel Bawden  The amorphous ones (the vast colony of our being)
Anthony Bennett  a landscape of insufficient green� where mountains are crushed for speaking out
Jun Chen  McLaren Vale, S.A.
Lucy Culliton  Arkaroola
Joanne Currie Nalingu  Dark Water (Maranoa)
Graham Fransella  Shore line
Paul Haggith  Drifting away
Pei Pei He  City Life
Adam Hill  Six finger salary
Matt Huttlestone  Frog mouth and cocky-apple tree
David Keeling  Soft walk � early morning, friendly beaches
Gladdy Kemarre  Bush plum in Analpere country
Fiona Lowry  I know that the hand of God is the promise of my own
Alasdair Macintyre  Captain America
Ningura Napurrula  Untitled
John Peart  Ground formations
Gloria Petyarre  Untitled (leaves)
Rodney Pople  Lowhead 2am
James Powditch  Made in Australia � Lake Burley Griffin
Elizabeth Roet  Reef red alert
Paul Ryan  My home is the sea
Peter Smets  Recycle
Frank Thirion  Southern stars
Patrick Tjungurrayi  Untitled
John R. Walker  Gate, southwalking Bedervale
Regina Pilawuk Wilson  Syaw (fish-net)
Philip Wolfhagen  Out of the garden III
Joshua Yeldham  Motherland


sulman finalists

Anthony Bennett  the idea of a michael hutchence haiku... wasn’t it nietzsche who first said god is dead and tom cruise is a dick?
Annette Bezor  Wrong time, wrong place
Drasko Bolojevic  It could be you
Dean Bowen  Argy bargy
G.W. Bot  All hallows
Leonard Brown  Learn to pronounce reality correctly
Virginia Coventry  Step
Lucy Culliton  Auto light bulbs II
Dagmar Cyrulla  Judged
Marc de Jong  Hold up
Ivan Durrant  Anzac Match, M.C.G.
Louise Feneley  Cycle of tides
Juan Ford  An inverse folly
Joe Furlonger  Contemplating ceramics
Robert Hollingworth  Venus and Mars (are alright tonight)
Michael Iwanoff  Common breath
Keith Lane  In the kingdom of desire
Song Ling  Shanghai flower
Tony Lloyd  Tomorrow follows yesterday
Kevin Malloy  The reading VI
Ted May  Trojan eagle
Noel McKenna  Kambala school girl
Glenn Morgan  Relay for life cabaret
Christopher O’Doherty (aka Reg Mombassa)  Sustainable furniture
Omborrin  Escaping Yandawan
Josie Kunoth Petyarre  Bush football
Rodney Pople  The Pope’s entourage
Victor Rubin  White & Manoly with Nellie
Paul Ryan  It’s true I always wanted love to be filled with pain
Wendy Sharpe  Egyptian screen
Jeannette Siebols  Penelope’s tapestry
Peter Smets  Team work
Ian Smith  Red painter – green painter
Stephen Spurrier  A history of the twentieth century, part one
Wendy Stavrianos  Preludes IV “The worlds revolve like ancient women gathering fuel in vacant lots” T.S. Eliot
Robyn Sweaney  Far from the city
Aida Tomescu  Spora
Darren Wardle  Black mass
Oleh Witer  The elephant beetle


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