The Paddington Art Prize is a National acquisitive prize for a painting inspired by the Australian landscape. Now in it’s 16th year, the main prize of $30,000 is sponsored by Marlene Antico OAM.
A $3,000 prize, is sponsored by Chris Antico and will be presented to the Honourable Mention recipient. Defiance Gallery will offer 2 artists the opportunity to exhibit at Mary Place Gallery in Sydney in 2019 along with a 3 week residency at the Nock Art Foundation, ‘Giverny’, in New Zealand in 2020.
In addition, UNSW Art & Design will offer a selected artist the opportunity to create a limited edition print. A $1,000 gift certificate will be presented to the Highly Commended recipient and Sofala Cottage will offer a selected artist a 1 week retreat at their guest house in Sofala NSW.
The People’s Choice Award continues with a $1,000 gift certificate sponsored by Fine Art Imaging.