john rigby art
john rigby art
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Major Prizes & Art Awards

A winner and/or finalist in the Archibald, Sulman, Wynne, Doug Moran National, Australian Women’s Weekly, Melrose,

H.C.Richards Memorial, Caltex Centenary, Dante Alighieri, Narcoorte and others

john rigby art

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Major Prizes & Art Awards

john rigby art

Prizes & Awards
Portraits


1954 – 1998

Description

Rigby was a finalist in the Archibald 24 times, often in tandem with Sulman & Wynne Prizes.

He was also a finalist in the Doug Moran National Portrait Prize, and won Australia’s richest art prize at the time, the Australian Women’s Weekly Art Prize, 1958.

john rigby art

Prizes & Awards
Genre


1955 – 1998

Description

The Italian travelling art scholarship won in 1955 opened new experience after a restrained post World War II era. The 1958 Women’s Weekly Art Prize of 1,000 pounds paid for land on acreage in Brisbane’s western suburbs.

Prizes:
Sulman Prize
Caltex Centenary Art Prize
H.C. Richards Memorial Prize
Melrose Prize
Narcoorte Acquisitive Exhibition Prize

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