SUNSHINE COAST PAINTER WINS $15,000 KENILWORTH ART PRIZE
Sunshine Coast painter wins $15,000 Kenilworth Art Prize - Art Collector
|David Paulson, Autumn Pool, Maleny, 2010. Courtesy: the artist|
|28 September 2010 | Painter David Paulson has won the $15,000 Kenilworth Art Prize. The UK-born artist is now based at Maleny on the Sunshine Coast and painted a local scene for the competition. Ths oil on canvas work, titled Autumn Pool, Maleny, will be acquired by Maroochy Shire for its collection.|
Paulson, who works primarily with landscape and readings of the figure, has been a finalist in the Archibald Prize three times.
For the Kenilworth Art Prize, he was selected from a field including Tanmaya Bingham, Rex Backhaus-Smith, Pam Walpole and Garry Foye.