2020 John Leslie Art Prize Finalist

Published on 23 Apr 2020 12:17:00 pm

Min-Woo Bang, 2020 John Leslie Art Prize FinalistCongratulations to Min-Woo Bang on his selection as a finalist in the 2020 John Leslie Art Prize with his painting 'Orderly Chaos'.  

The John Leslie Art Prize is a national, biennial prize for landscape painting, named after the former Patron of the Gippsland Art Gallery, John Leslie OBE (1919-2016).

The continuation of the Prize is made possible through the generous ongoing support of the John Leslie Foundation.

This year the gallery received 409 artworks submitted by 334 artists from all over Australia, 50 of which have been selected as finalists.

Min-Woo Bang, 2020 John Leslie Art Prize Finalist

'Orderly Chaos' (2019) 105 x 115cm oil on linen

The three-member selection panel, comprising Gallery Director Simon Gregg, Curator Erin Mathews, and Art Critic Robert Nelson was impressed by the quality and variety of entries.

Each of the finalists will be vying for the $20,000 Prize, with the winning work to beautomatically acquired for the Gallery’s permanent collection.

To view the finalists and to vote online for the People’s Choice Award, click here.

To view more of Min-Woo Bang paintings please click here

For enquires please phone 07 3254 2297 or email admin@mitchellfineartgallery.com.

 

Kudditji Kame Kngwarreye & Idris Murphy exhibition, showing from June 10th.

A selection of Aboriginal and Contemporary artworks available in the gallery stockroom.

Congratulations to 2020 John Leslie Art Prize Finalist Min-Woo Bang.