The R & M McGivern Prize: The Anthropocene
The R & M McGivern Prize is a $25,000 acquisitive, national award offered every three years for an outstanding, original art work in the medium of painting. The theme for 2019 is ‘Anthropocene’ and features artists from across Australia who have created works that consider the impact of human habitation on the environment. The R & M McGivern Prize will be exhibited across two venues at ArtSpace at Realm and Maroondah Federation Estate Gallery.
The 2019 Judges for The R & M McGivern Prize are: Charlotte Day, Director, Monash University Museum of Art; Ryan Johnston, Director, Buxton Contemporary; and Penny Teale, Bunjil Place Gallery Curator.