Australian Art

Works acquired under this section of the policy will reflect the broad directions in Australian art practice. A significant, though not exclusive, source of acquisition under this section will be the annual Art Prize. This section of the policy includes work from the following media categories:

Works on paper

Thumbnail preview of Untitled (Palm Beach suite #17)
Joe FURLONGER
Untitled (Palm Beach suite #17) (1990)
Thumbnail preview of Second roundabout
Doug CROSTON
Second roundabout (1976)
Thumbnail preview of Temple entry, Madura
Lionel LINDSAY
Temple entry, Madura (1929-30)
Thumbnail preview of Redfern interior
David MOORE
Redfern interior (1949)
Thumbnail preview of Ara
Dennis NONA
Ara (2006)
Thumbnail preview of Orangutan index digit (2)
Lisa ROET
Orangutan index digit (2) (1996)
Thumbnail preview of Great Synagogue, Szeged, Hungary
David STEPHENSON
Great Synagogue, Szeged, Hungary (2002)
Thumbnail preview of Rainforest, Springbrook 1
Fred WILLIAMS
Rainforest, Springbrook 1 (1971)

Painting

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Howard Arkley
Untitled (from the 'Succulent 1986 Series') (1986)
Thumbnail preview of Crimson Diamond
David ASPDEN
Crimson Diamond (1968)
Thumbnail preview of Norfolk ten
David ASPDEN
Norfolk ten (1970)
Thumbnail preview of Fig Tree
Paddy BEDFORD
Fig Tree (2002)
Thumbnail preview of Terra Nullius
Gordon BENNETT
Terra Nullius (1989)
Thumbnail preview of The Gardens
Charles BLACKMAN
The Gardens (1971)
Thumbnail preview of Drop Vista No. 2
Jon CATTAPAN
Drop Vista No. 2 (2000)
Thumbnail preview of Afternoon light in the Gorge
Elisabeth CUMMINGS
Afternoon light in the Gorge (1978)
Thumbnail preview of Dance like shadows
Fred CRESS
Dance like shadows (1988)
Thumbnail preview of My parents' telephone no. is 99821626
Adam CULLEN
My parents' telephone no. is 99821626 (1996)
Thumbnail preview of No. 7
Michael JOHNSON
No. 7 (1971)
Thumbnail preview of The triple world
Tim JOHNSON
The triple world (1988)
Thumbnail preview of Sweepman
Jack Noel KILGOUR
Sweepman (1940)
Thumbnail preview of Running drop kick
Richard LARTER
Running drop kick (1976)
Thumbnail preview of EZ Works 2
Mandy MARTIN
EZ Works 2 (1986)
Thumbnail preview of Wayak (waterlillies)
John MAWURNDJUL
Wayak (waterlillies) (1993)
Thumbnail preview of Goose collecting
George MILPURRURRU
Goose collecting (1987)
Thumbnail preview of Tree of Man X
Jon MOLVIG
Tree of Man X (1967)
Thumbnail preview of Overnight Sleeper
Michael John TAYLOR
Overnight Sleeper (1968)
Thumbnail preview of Honey Ant Dreaming
Clifford Possum TJAPALTJARRI
Honey Ant Dreaming (1996)
Thumbnail preview of Green Heart
Dick WATKINS
Green Heart (1986)
Thumbnail preview of The Great War of the eggplant No.2
Guan WEI
The Great War of the eggplant No.2 (1993)

Sculpture

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Rosalie GASCOIGNE
Last leaf (1988)
Thumbnail preview of John Olsen
Alasdair MACINTYRE
John Olsen (2011)
Thumbnail preview of Rebuilding the Babylonian Edifice
Alasdair MACINTYRE
Rebuilding the Babylonian Edifice (2003)
Thumbnail preview of Dance mask with hammerhead motif
Ken THAIDAY
Dance mask with hammerhead motif (1995)
Thumbnail preview of Lovers
Hossein VALAMANESH
Lovers (1996)

Ceramics

Thumbnail preview of Questioning Still Lifes
Garry BISH
Questioning Still Lifes (2002)
Thumbnail preview of Corrugated Bucket
Merran ESSON
Corrugated Bucket (2005)
Thumbnail preview of The Perambulator
Alan PEASCOD
The Perambulator (1996)
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Florence ROMETSCH
Paperlike 2 (2001)