Trent Parke
© Trent Parke

TRENT PARKE acquired by NATIONAL GALLERY OF AUSTRALIA

STILLS is delighted to announce recent acquisitions by the National Gallery of Australia of works from Trent Parke’s recent series The Camera is God (street portrait series), 2013, including NO 827 Candid portrait of a man on a street corner. Adelaide; NO 001 Candid portrait of two men on a street corner. Adelaide; and NO 107 Candid portrait of a man on a street corner. Sydney.

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PATRICK POUND acquired by NATIONAL GALLERY OF VICTORIA

STILLS is delighted to announce the recent acquisition by the National Gallery of Victoria of Patrick Pound’s People who look dead but (probably) aren’t, 2011-2014.

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Patrick Pound
© Patrick Pound



Robyn Stacey
© Robyn Stacey

ROBYN STACEY acquired by ART GALLERY OF SOUTH AUSTRALIA

STILLS is delighted to announce the recent acquisition by the Art Gallery of South Australia of Robyn Stacey’s Fontaine de Vaucluse, 2009.

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NARELLE AUTIO ‘THE SUMMER OF US’

15 September 2014 – 24 January 2015
Bibliothèque départementale des Bouches-du-Rhône, Marseille France

This exhibition presents work from three of Narelle Autio’s best known series; Watercolous, The place in between and The Summer of Us. Each of these series investigates the powerful link existing between the Australians and the coastline, far from known or imagined clichés of this relationship.

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Narelle Autio
© Narelle Autio



Markéta Luskačová
© Markéta Luskačová

MARKÉTA LUSKAČOVÁ ‘PHOTOGRAPHS 1964–2014’

12 September – 2 November 2014
Leica Gallery, Prague

This retrospective comprises fifty years of work by Markéta Luskačová (b. 1944), an icon of Czech photography, whose importance has for many years extended well beyond the boundaries of her native land. Her photographs have more than just a documentary value; they also contain striking ethical messages.

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ANNE FERRAN & TRENT PARKE in ‘RETICULATION’

10 September – 24 September 2014
Verge Gallery, NSW

Anne Ferran and Trent Parke are included in ‘Reticulation’, the 2014 Annual University of Sydney Union Art Collection exhibition. Other artists include Bill Henson and Arthur Streeton.

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Trent Parke
© Trent Parke



Mark Kimber
© Mark Kimber

MARK KIMBER in ‘SONGS FROM THE HEART: BREDAPHOTO INTERNATIONAL PHOTO FESTIVAL 2014’

11 September – 26 October 2014
Bred, Netherlands

Mark Kimber’s Untitled #1 from the series All That Glisters (2010) was selected for inclusion in the 6th BredaPhoto Festival in Breda, Netherlands.

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POLIXENI PAPAPETROU in ‘TARRAWARRA BIENNIAL 2014: WHISPER IN MY MASK’

16 August – 16 November 2014
Tarrawarra Museum of Art, VIC

The ‘TarraWarra Biennial 2014: Whisper in My Mask’, curated by Natalie King and Djon Mundine, explore masking, secrets and hidden narratives. Papapetrou is included with a new series of haunting and beautiful photographs of her daughter dressed in vintage clown costumes. Other artists include Daniel Boyd, Tony Garifalakis and Fiona Hall.

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Polixeni Papapetrou
© Polixeni Papapetrou



Polixeni Papapetrou
© Polixeni Papapetrou

MARY ELLEN MARK, RICKY MAYNARD, POLIXENI PAPAPETROU, TRENT PARKE & WILLIAM YANG in ‘REMAIN IN LIGHT: PHOTOGRAPHY FROM THE MCA COLLECTIONS’

9 August – 2 November 2014
Western Plains Cultural Centre, NSW

This MCA touring exhibition introduces audiences to developments in photography as an art practice from the 1960s to the present day both in Australia and internationally. Other artists include Julie Rrap, Tracey Moffatt and Rosemary Laing.

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POLIXENI PAPAPETROU in ‘SHOW TIME: THE ART COLLECTION OF ARTS CENTRE MELBOURNE’

12 July – 21 September 2014
Arts Centre Melbourne, VIC

‘Show Time’ shines a spotlight on Arts Centre Melbourne’s nationally significant art collection, and its evolution from the 1970s to the present. Papapetrou is represented by her work Elizabeth I (2003).

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Polixeni Papapetrou
© Polixeni Papapetrou



Justine Varga
© Justine Varga

JUSTINE VARGA finalist 'THE CHURCHIE NATIONAL EMERGING ART PRIZE'

1 August – 20 September 2014
Griffith University Art Gallery, QLD

STILLS is delighted to congratulate Justine Varga, selected as a finalist in this years 'the churchie national emerging art prize'.

'The churchie' is a respected and highly prestigious competition open to all mediums including painting, works on paper, photogrpahy, new media and sculpture. The 2014 overall winner will be awarded a $15,000 non-acquisitve prize.

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KAWITA VATANAJYANKUR in ART COLLECTOR MAGAZINE

Issue 69, Jul – Sep 2014, pp 80-84

The latest issue of Art Collector Magazine features Thai/Australian artist Kawita Vatanajyankur and a feature of her work in 'Artists / What Next?' Kawita Vatanajyanjur's work will be on display at the STILLS Melbourne Art Fair Stand, 14 – 17 August 2014.

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Kawita Vatanajyankur
© Kawita Vatanajyankur



Trent Parke
© Trent Parke

TRENT PARKE in 'GIORGIO ARMANI ACQUA#5', PARIS PHOTO 2014

13 - 16 November 2014
Paris Photo, Grand Palais Paris

STILLS is delighted to congratulate Trent Parke whose work Untitled #06 from The Seventh Wave has been selected by M. Armani for the 'Giorgio Armani Acqua#5' exhibition as part of Paris Photo 2014. For the fourth year running Giorgio Armani is the official partner of Paris Photo. This year, Mr. Armani continues to explore the theme of water by presenting new works related to Armani's commitment to the Acqua for Life humanitarian project.

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WILLIAM YANG acquired NATIONAL GALLERY OF VICTORIA

STILLS is delighted to announce the recent acquisition by National Gallery of Victoria of works by William Yang – William in scholar's costume (2008), Self-portrait #5 (2008) and William, Father, Mother, Graceville, Brisbane (1974).

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William Yang
© William Yang



Patrick Pound
© Patrick Pound

PATRICK POUND in 'THE SMALL INFINITE'

5 August – 20 September 2014
John Hansard Gallery, UK

Patrick Pound is included in this exhibition which brings together a diverse group of international artists, working across various mediums, whose work luxuriates in the miniscule.

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NARELLE AUTIO finalist 2014 BASIL SELLERS ART PRIZE

22 July – 26 October 2014
Ian Potter Museum of Art, VIC

STILLS is delighted to congratulate Narelle Autio who is a finalist in the prestigious 2014 Basil Sellers Art Prize, which brings together art and sport. It continues to attract Australia’s finest and most accomplished contemporary artists working across a variety of mediums. An exhibition of the 16 finalists work will be on display at the Ian Potter Museum of Art.

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Narelle Autio
© Narelle Autio



Mark Kimber
© Mark Kimber

MARK KIMBER acquired by ART GALLERY OF SOUTH AUSTRALIA

STILLS is delighted to announce the recent acquisition by Art Gallery of South Australia of five vintage prints by Mark Kimber.

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JUSTINE VARGA finalist 'WHERE IT'S AT: 2014 NSW VISUAL ARTS FELLOWSHIP (EMERGING)'

October 2014
Artspace, NSW

STILLS is delighted to congratulate Justine Varga who is a finalist in the 2014 NSW Visual Arts Fellowship (Emerging). An exhibition of the 12 finalists work will be held at Artspace in October. One artists will be awarded the fellowship (valued at $30,000) on the opening night of the exhibition.

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Justine Varga
© Justine Varga



Trent Parke
© Trent Parke

STILLS at PARIS PHOTO 2014

13–16 November 2014
Paris Photo, Grand Palais Paris

STILLS is delighted to be participating in Paris Photo 2014 with a solo exhibition of works by Trent Parke, The Camera is God (street portrait series) and To The Sea.

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