• 17 July 2021

    Mark Tweedie in the Kilgour Prize 2021

    Congratulations to Mark Tweedie who has been announced as a finalist in the 2021 Kilgour Prize with his beautiful work ‘For now that I am old’. The Kilgour Prize champions innovation in the field of portrait and figurative painting and awards a major prize of $50,000. The winner will be announced at the opening on […]

  • 12 November 2020

    Mark Tweedie in the John Stringer Prize

    Protégé artist, Mark Tweedie, is a finalist in the 2020 John Stringer Prize with his work ‘One is the loneliest number (Misery Beach)’. Established in 2015 in honour of the late John Stringer, this award commissions six artists to create new work from which the winning artist will be determined by a secret ballot. The artists […]

  • 14 November 2019

    Mark Tweedie in Vault Magazine

    An interview with Protégé artist Mark Tweedie has been featured in issue 28 of Vault Magazine. Writer Jane O’Sullivan’s article discusses Tweedie’s studio process and focus on themes connected to memory, nostalgia and personal experience. The artist also delves into his recent achievements being awarded Highly Commended for his haunting work, ‘A dream like this is hard […]

  • 30 August 2019

    Mark Tweedie commended in the 2019 Sunshine Coast Art Prize

    Congratulations to Mark Tweedie who has been awarded a Highly Commended at the Sunshine Coast Art Prize with his work ‘A dream like this is hard to wake from’. The artist has had a busy few months having recently presented his work in the online show, ‘I Remember You’ at Jan Murphy Gallery and ‘Marriage: […]

  • 22 June 2019

    Mark Tweedie’s ‘I Remember You’ – Online Exhibition

    I Remember You is a new online exhibition by Protégé artist, Mark Tweedie. Presenting a series of meticulously rendered small-scale oil paintings, the artist has focused on capturing childhood as an inimitable period of innocence and freedom. As described by Tweedie, “the works celebrate this precious and carefree initial stage of life before we are […]

  • 15 May 2019

    Mark Tweedie and Gerwyn Davies in the Sunshine Coast Art Prize 2019

    Congratulations to Protégé artists, Mark Tweedie and Gerwyn Davies, who have been announced as finalists in this year’s Sunshine Coast Art Prize. Tweedie entered a painting, ‘A dream like this is hard to wake from #2′ and Davies is a finalist with his photographic work ‘Sir Joh Heslop’. This year’s prize will be judged by […]

  • 20 March 2019

    Mark Tweedie in ‘Marriage, Love + Law’

    Protégé artist, Mark Tweedie, is included in Marriage, Love + Law at Penrith Regional Gallery. Marriage, Love + Law is a group exhibition developed from the NSW State Archives and explores the laws and attitudes that have shaped marriage in Australia. Marriage, Love + Law 30 March – 16 June Penrith Regional Gallery For more […]

  • 20 February 2018

    Protégé Page

    We are excited to announce the launch of the Protégé Page on our website. Protégé extends representation to a selected number of young and emerging artists on the basis of their achievements and the potential in their developing practices. The Protégé list is fluid, so please visit this page on our website for regular updates. […]