Nike Savvas curates this exhibition of works by top emerging and established artists
This annual prize is one of our favourites because of its unique curatorial model: one artist selects roughly 20 of their favourite artists; each of these then chooses one of their favourite emerging artists. The resulting 40-or-so-strong line-up is a great snapshot of the Australia-New Zealand art-scape.
This year – the 22nd anniversary of the Prize – Sydney artist Nike Savvas has curated a starry line-up, with Richard Bell, Jenny Watson and Agatha Gothe-Snape among the established artists.
This year's RKMAP exhibition features works by the following established artists (names in bold) and emerging artists (often with the works of paired artists presented in proximity to each other):