Recent Acquisitions

The following works were acquired by the Gallery between 1 July 2008 and 30 June 2009

Vivienne Littlejohn, Battlelines, 1994, woodcut print collage on canvas, 153x100cm, purchased after her posthumous solo exhibition at the Gallery in 2008

Miriam Londoño, Stories of Immigrants, 2007, hand made paper texts of interviews in Spanish, cotton and linen linters, 2 pieces 50 x 60 cm each, from the exhibition New Paper Old Land, 2009

Helene Tschacher, Im Aufbruch (In Upraise), 2008, cut pages, glued, cut, compiled. 50 x 50 x 3 cm, from the exhibition New Paper Old Land, 2009

John Wolseley, 74 days windblown: 98 metres-Jacky lizard with Lichens, 2007, found charcoals, graphite and watercolour on paper.73.5 x 79.5cm (framed) , from the exhibition New Paper Old Land, 2009
Photo credit: Terence Bogue

Paul Gundry, Bowen Road, 2008, oil on canvas, 127x127cm, winner Burnie Coast Art Group TasArt Prize

The following were shown at the Burnie Print Prize 09

Burnie Print Prize 09 Highly Commended:
Peter Burgess, Object and Idea, 2000-2008, inkjet on photorag, edition 4/12, 1120 x 1120mm

Burnie Print Prize 09 Highly Commended:
Heather Shimmen, Going Native, 2008, linocut on paper and organza, edition 2/5, 1070 x 1500mm

Burnie Print Prize 09 Winner:
Helen Wright, Double Tower of Cute, 2007/8, relief print/digital, edition 1/6, 1675 x 470mm

This years Imprint subscription prints

Justin McShane, Five winters, 2008, hard ground etching, aquatint, chine collé, edition 32/40, 40 x 54 cm

Anne McMaster, Kangaroo Bones, Broken Crockery, Drought, 2008, multiple plate etching mounted on BFK rives paper, edition 27/40, 24 x 24 cm