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2023 Tim Olsen Award

26 September 2023
6.00pm – 8.00pm AEST
AD Space, UNSW Paddington Campus
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Tim Olsen has been encouraging and supporting young and emerging artists to build careers as professional practicing artists for over 20 years. This collaboration has been continuously supported by the Olsen Gallery and celebrates students who use drawing as a significant part of their artistic practice.  The 2023 Tim Olsen Award announcement will take place at the UNSW Paddington campus on 26 September.

Registrations are essential for the Award announcement. Light refreshments will be served in the Paddington campus courtyard.     

2023 finalists:

Jeremy Smith, Kelly Yangnouvong, Skye Wallace, Kewen Dai, Emma Pinsent, Kristy Gordon, Emma Fielden, Lily Peng, Eva Nolan, Sarah Eddowes, Ilana Lapid, Jessamyn Jean, Jordan Sharp, Junnie Wang, Harry Rae, Alyssa Valacas, Emily Schorowsk.                        

Note that the Tim Olsen Award Exhibition will run in the AD Space from 27 September - 7 October, 2023. For those who cannot join us on campus, the exhibition will run online from 27 September, 2023.

Image credit: Amelia van der Laan de Vries, ‘Reproductive Behaviour of Fish’ 2021. Fineliner pen on paper. 40cm x 55cm. Image courtesy: the artist. Winner of the 2022 Tim Olsen Drawing Prize.