Perry Prize 2021 Finalists Announced

CONGRATULATIONS TO the 2021 perry prize finalistis.
This year, PLC Sydney’s annual Adelaide Perry Prize for Drawing received over 480 entries from artists across Australia.  PLC Sydney was honoured to have the participation of esteemed artist Lindy Lee, as judge who viewed submissions in January and made a selection of 44 finalists. Lindy will visit the Gallery in February, just prior to the official opening of the 2021 Exhibition of Finalists, to decide upon the overall winner of the $25,000 acquisitive prize. The Adelaide Perry Prize for Drawing 2021 Exhibition of Finalists opens at 7.00 pm Friday 26 February.

Congratulations to this year’s finalists in the Adelaide Perry Prize for Drawing! 

The 2021 shortlisted artists are:
  • Jane Alexander
  • Margaret Ambridge
  • Kim Anderson
  • Maree Azzopardi
  • Peter Berner
  • Nicola Bolton
  • Mitchel Brannan 
  • Filippa Buttitta
  • Carmel Byrne
  • Susanna Chen Chow
  • Louisa Chircop
  • Carol Cooke
  • Kate De la Motte
  • Amy Dynan
  • Garry Foye
  • Todd Fuller
  • Peter Gardiner
  • Jane Gerrish
  • Minka Gillian
  • Anna Glynn
  • Geoff Harvey
  • Nicci Haynes
  • Beric Henderson
  • Kendal Heyes
  • Joanne Makas
  • Peter Maloney
  • Nick Morris
  • Eva Nolan
  • Toshiko Oiyama
  • Wayne Pataki
  • Lori Pensini
  • Emily Portmann
  • Daniel Sherington
  • Fleur Stevenson
  • Hiromi Tango
  • Yvette Marie Tziallas
  • Maryann Uren
  • Kate Vassallo
  • Craig Waddell
  • Kathie Wallace
  • John Webb
  • Diana White
  • Natalie Wood
  • Maria Zeiss

2020 Winner: Charles Cooper for his drawing State Forest. 

camera-icon Charles Cooper’s State Forest, Winner of the 2020 Perry Prize for Drawing


camera-icon 2021 Finalist, Maree Azzopardi:'How I wish I could lighten your burden#5' (below)

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camera-icon 2021 Finalist, Finalist, Craig Waddell 'In Love We Grow as One' (below)

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download-icon Click here to download the 2021 Adelaide Perry Prize for Drawing Catalogue (TBC)

Adelaide Perry Gallery Icon For more information on Adelaide Perry Gallery, please visit their microsite.