Bluethumb Art Prize 2018

People's Choice

Vote for your 5 favourites from our top 100 semi-finalist, shortlisted from 2300 entries, and be in the draw to win a $500 Bluethumb gift voucher. Voting closes 15th April 2018.

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Patjarr Creek, 67-17

76.2cm (W) x 76.2cm (H)
Acrylic on canvas

$875

Savage Garden

122cm (W) x 92cm (H)
Acrylic on cradled panel. Gloss varnished with UV protection. Edges sealed with black lacquer.

$1,450

The Overpass

35.5cm (W) x 35.5cm (H)
Acrylic on canvas

$330

Wayfarer

92cm (W) x 77cm (H)
Oil painting on board

$8,500

My Grandfather's Country (18-1)

76cm (W) x 76cm (H)
Acrylic paint on canvas

$883

Nyuku Ngurra, 17-87

80cm (W) x 101cm (H)
acrylic paint on canvas

$1,410

Sometimes I Fear the Silence.

96cm (W) x 126cm (H)
quality oils on board, professionally framed (100x130 in frame) ready to hang.

$3,900

Superb Suburb II

150cm (W) x 118cm (H)
Artists quality permanent oil paint on stretched canvas

$3,800

Lime Green Jumper

76cm (W) x 112cm (H)
Acrylic on Canvas

$2,870

La Lucha

100cm (W) x 70cm (H)
An acrylic and oil painting to represent the battle between two worlds inside us all.

$7,200

Sleepyhead II

27cm (W) x 27cm (H)
Silkscreen, etching, collagraph and collage on Hahnemuhle paper

$270

Meeting at the Ritz

102cm (W) x 153cm (H)
Acrylic on linen

$7,750

The Blue Boy

45cm (W) x 58cm (H)
Pigment ink print on rag paper

$2,600

Uruna Tjina (James Range, NT) Catalog no. 155-17

47cm (W) x 35cm (H)
Watercolour on watercolour Paper

$2,103

Clowning Around

152cm (W) x 122cm (H)
Oil paint on linen.

$10,650

Afterlife Part 1

144cm (W) x 144cm (H)
Acrylic on linen

$11,000

Kungkarangkalpa

96cm (W) x 109cm (H)
Acrylic on canvas

$1,800

Barbershop

59.6cm (W) x 84.3cm (H)
Hand Cut Stencil & Aerosol

$1,900

Abandoned Dance

150cm (W) x 120cm (H)
Oils, oil stick and charcoal on canvas

$1,850

Smoke - Framed Original

71cm (W) x 53.5cm (H)
Marker and pencil on Arches medium textured, 300gsm, cold pressed watercolour paper.

$4,490

間 (Ma)

87cm (W) x 72cm (H)
Pigment Ink on Cotton Rag

$1,850

Hunting for Honey

227cm (W) x 100cm (H)
Stringybark with Ochre and PVA Fixative

$5,650

Cardinal Rules and The Scape Goats

152.4cm (W) x 121.9cm (H)
acrylic on 8 1/2 oz cotton duck

$16,550

Breathing Space

91cm (W) x 91cm (H)
oil on Canvas

$1,950

Magnolia Majesty

110cm (W) x 79cm (H)
Oil on linen

$3,900

GOD THREW A DEUCE

101cm (W) x 153cm (H)
Acrylic paint on canvas

$2,700

What Goes Up

89cm (W) x 160cm (H)
Oil paint on canvas with raw hardwood frame

$7,450

UPSURGE

122cm (W) x 122cm (H)
Acrylic on stretched canvas

$8,800

Portrait of the Artist's Inheritance (diptych)

120cm (W) x 90cm (H)
Oil on Board

$22,500

Black Cat of Mykonos

107cm (W) x 60cm (H)
Photography Digital colour, manipulated with textures added, printed on archival paper

$850

Ngayuku Ngura, 17-106

122cm (W) x 91cm (H)
Acrylic on canvas

$1,785

The First Lovers 3

26cm (W) x 32cm (H)
These images are strictly limited to an edition of 50 copies and are printed archivally on 300 gsm rag paper . There is a generous paper border.

$630

In the Garden of Eden

57cm (W) x 77cm (H)
watercolour paint on paper

$750

Daughter Of Earth (Sp. Hija De La Tierra)

54cm (W) x 54cm (H)
Genuine Gold Leaf & oil painting on Linen

$2,380

Conversation with Otto

120cm (W) x 150cm (H)
Oil on canvas

$2,800

Of Heart and Hands

117cm (W) x 143cm (H)
Oil paint on linen board. Framed

$3,350

Mr George Fish and His Marvellous Monocular

38cm (W) x 31cm (H)
Oil on Tyvek paper, shadowbox mounted on board.

$1,280

Max

90cm (W) x 90cm (H)
Pencil on Bristol Board

$5,500

Three doves in frangipani (Peace doves) - Major work exhibited at Yering Station Gallery

152cm (W) x 122cm (H)
Oil paint on stretched canvas by well know and both locally and internationally collected artist John Graham

$3,000

Lighting Strikes Catalog no. 145-11

128cm (W) x 70cm (H)
Acrylic on canvas

$1,300

Female Form

21cm (W) x 29.7cm (H)
Sewn drawing using cotton thread on paper

$210

Papa Tjukurpa 11178

91cm (W) x 107cm (H)
Acrylic on Canvas

$4,300

Patupiri Wiltja (7968-17)

20cm (W) x 60cm (H)
Tjanpi (wild harvested grass), wool, raffia, emu feathers, wire

$2,350

Margaret Kemarre Ross

107cm (W) x 76cm (H)
Acrylic on linen

$1,550

Love Stick

102cm (W) x 92cm (H)
Oil on canvas

$2,450

'at first I was afraid, I was petrified'

42cm (W) x 59.4cm (H)
archival inkjet made from a scanned silver gelatin print with selective toning. Sulphide, gold and selenium

$650

Love Over Gold

91cm (W) x 122cm (H)
Acrylic on Canvas

$2,000

Shine Opposite

120cm (W) x 120cm (H)
oil on canvas

$7,500

Alpi, 17-686

55.8cm (W) x 91.4cm (H)
Acrylic on canvas

$825

My Rubbery World

122cm (W) x 92cm (H)
Oil on Canvas

$3,600

Front Porch with Wine During Minor Disagreement Ed. 2 of 5

24cm (W) x 18cm (H)
Giclée printed computer drawing on Hahnemühler paper

$120

Seascape

86.5cm (W) x 56cm (H)
acrylic on linen

$945

Look Beyond

92cm (W) x 122cm (H)
Acrylic paint finished in oil on canvas with wooden backing

$1,450

Girl with a Basket of Fruit

75cm (W) x 75cm (H)
Gallery Floating Acrylic (Photographic print on metallic paper mounted on acrylic).

$2,250

Sally Rugg

101cm (W) x 101cm (H)
oil on canvas

$6,500

Fertility #2, 2017.

90cm (W) x 60cm (H)
Pigment print on lustre paper. Poster sized edition of 100. (Large scale limited edition of 8 also available).

$1,950

'Last Donut Of The Night'

120cm (W) x 90cm (H)
Oil on Linen

$6,500

View to the North

76cm (W) x 76cm (H)
Oil and beeswax on stretched canvas, ready to hang

$3,100

Above and Below

102cm (W) x 100cm (H)
oil on linen, Australian hardwood frame, stretched wrap-around linen, D-rings, gallery wire, ready to hang

$2,570

Sitting Nude

76cm (W) x 76cm (H)
Oil on Stretched 12 oz Cotton Canvas, Triple Primed, Gallery Wrapped Staple Free Edges

$2,650

Wilkinkaarra ­ Lake Mackay, 09ZJ279

91cm (W) x 183cm (H)
Acrylic on Linen

$1,950

Spirit they've gone

150cm (W) x 100cm (H)
acrylic on canvas

$1,865

My Birthing Place 749-17

121.9cm (W) x 101.6cm (H)
Acrylic on canvas

$1,850

The Hare and LEGO

75cm (W) x 75cm (H)
oil on canvas

$2,900

2901-15WA

55cm (W) x 15cm (H)
Tjanpi (wild harvested grass), raffia, wool, and emu feathers.

$570

Moon Glow

122cm (W) x 140cm (H)
The mixed media I have used, is acrylic paint, liners, Gesso, acrylic inks, acrylic texture gel and acrylic varnish.

$8,250

The Saga

120cm (W) x 90cm (H)
Acrylic and ink a on canvas

$1,900

Modern Life is Rubbish

77.5cm (W) x 96.5cm (H)
Gouache on 650gsm textured watercolour paper, deckled edges all sides. Professionally framed, Ready to hang.

$1,850

Albany Trio on Turkish Paisley.

60cm (W) x 45cm (H)
Oil on canvas. Framed.

$3,300

Untitled 1, Juncture

42cm (W) x 61.7cm (H)
Pigment Archival Inkjet Print on Canson Rag Photographique

$750

Untitled

45cm (W) x 70cm (H)
Oil paint and photographic transfer on canvas

$2,330

Makes me Wonder

51cm (W) x 61cm (H)
Oil on Linen

$895

A Shifting Stillness #4

90cm (W) x 60cm (H)
Fine Art Photographic Print

$1,550

Interior - Hallway

180cm (W) x 120cm (H)
oil on canvas

$3,950

Construct 6/10

80cm (W) x 60cm (H)
Pigment ink-jet print

$2,650

Sakura

207cm (W) x 135cm (H)
acrylic and ink on canvas

$11,550

A Life of Wonders

122cm (W) x 122cm (H)
Acrylic, Collage, Oil Pastel, Pencil, Collage, Gloss Medium.

$4,850

Wak Wak

140cm (W) x 50cm (H)
Stringybark with Ochre and PVA Fixative

$4,900

frozen ocean with plastic beacon.

41cm (W) x 51cm (H)
Oil painting on stretched canvas

$955

"Stringed"

55cm (W) x 67cm (H)
Trompe L'oeil style hyper-realistic drawing on paper

$950

RESCUE AND RETREAT

120cm (W) x 85.5cm (H)
Oil on Canvas mounted on board

$15,300

Ara Irititja, wb333-16

90cm (W) x 90cm (H)
Acrylic paint on plywood, enhanced by walka (designs burnt onto the wood)

$2,025

Painless (Luke)

61cm (W) x 91.4cm (H)
Oil Paint

$3,850

Bon Appétit (Portrait of Manu Feildel )

160cm (W) x 110cm (H)
oil on panel wood

$15,550

Hamilton passing Carrington

101cm (W) x 101cm (H)
acrylic on canvas

$2,550

Mountains Falls

51cm (W) x 61cm (H)
Acrylics on canvas

$1,023

Chrysanthamum Boy - and the benefit of foresight

60cm (W) x 60cm (H)
60cm diameter Acrylic on board.

$4,030

Mind Maps Vs Road Blocks

46cm (W) x 61cm (H)
Acrylic and charcoal on cradled panel

$290

MonkeyPies

59cm (W) x 54cm (H)
Acrylic on wood panel.

$1,680