The Paul Guest Prize is a non-acquisitive cash prize of $10,000 which is held every two years, highlighting contemporary drawing practice in Australia. The Prize was initiated by former Family Court Judge and Olympic rower, the Honourable Paul Guest QC and encourages artists from across Australia to engage with the important medium of drawing and to create challenging and unique art works.
2012 Paul Guest Prize finalists
Pei Pei He
Mish Meijers & Tricky Walsh
2012 Winner: Tom Nicholson, Drawings and correspondence 4 2011, charcoal and white pastel on paper. Courtesy of the artist and Anna Schwartz Gallery
Banner Image: Simon Finn, Pier collapse 2012. charcoal on paper. Courtesy: of the artist