With almost 5000 entries from 83 countries, we are very pleased to have four alumni, three who have been instructors as semi finalists in the International ARC 15th Salon, Marcus Callum, Isabelle Chouinard, Sally Ryan and Colleen Stapleton. Good luck to all entrants in the finals! JAAS Alumni Archibald Finalists; Angus McDonald, Paul Newton
Exhibition of recent works by Instructor Owen Thompson; Saturday 7 – Sunday 29 November 2020 DAY GALLERY 27 – 29 Govetts Leap Rd. Blackheath , NSW, 2785 Please note that due to Covid 19 there will be no official opening Gallery Hours : Friday 11 – 4 p.m Saturday and Sunday 10 – 5 pm Or by Appointment : contact Vince Day 0404 930 120 Email: info @ day gallery.art Website : www.daygallery.com.au You can also preview all of the works online by visiting Owen’s website: https://www.owenzart.com/
The School remains closed for Term 4, 2020. Having regard to ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, the School feels it is not in the best interests of the students and staff to reopen at this time. Reopening dates will be advertised well in advance.
Congratulations to all finalists, but we are biased and love that so many of the JAAS Alumni are represented in major art prizes! JAAS Alumnae Finalists in the Portia Geach; Michelle Belgiorno Nicolette Eisdell Kathrin Longhurst Marie Mansfield Sally Ryan JAAS Alumnae Finalists in the Dean Cogle Portrait Prize; Kalinda Witchey Manuela Pilz Sally Ryan’s Finalist Entry in the Portia Geach Award
The School remains closed for Term 3, 2020. Having regard to ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, the School feels it is not in the best interests of the students and staff to reopen at this time. Reopening dates will be advertised well in advance.
But hurry, applications close July 31!
Very proud to have JAAS Alumni Ben Ryan, Elizabeth Austin, Joshua McPherson, Tony Costa as finalists, good luck! https://www.nag.org.au/KILGOUR-PRIZE/
Reopening the School The safety of students, teachers and the community is our priority. We are currently examining ways of re-opening safely. We hope to be able to make an announcement soon. We thank everyone for their patience. Congratulations to Finalists in the Shirley Hannan Portrait Prize! JAAS Alumni Finalists; Michael Simms Sean Hutton Colleen Stapleton Mirra Whale Sally Ryan with two entries! Joseph O’Gara All Finalists: https://gallery.begavalley.nsw.gov.au/cp_themes/default/page.asp?p=DOC-JBZ-52-46-27
Congratulations to students, teachers and alumni who are finalists and semi-finalist in the Lethbridge Art Award: Finalists: Rachel Pinel, Sally Ryan, Vicki Bosworth, Kalinda Witchey, Colleen Stapleton, Marcus Callum, Nicholas Chen, Phil Went, Elizabeth Austin, Jessica Guthrie Semi Finalists: Sally Ryan, Marie Mansfield, Marin Loo, Sue Macleode-Beere, Janelle Hatherley, James Stephenson The show opens officially tomorrow, view and purchase the works here. Also Congratulations to students, teachers and alumni who are finalists in the Percival Portrait Prize: Colleen Stapleton, Michael Simms, Phil Went and Sean Hutton. Here is a link to a virtual walk through of the gallery; https://mpembed.com/show/?m=8Xu4DXJQiLh&mpu=487&play=1
COVID-19 Update. The school will not be open for Term 2. Please join our newsletter, follow us on social media and join our face book group for maintaining contact and updates.