centenary partners

We are grateful to the following organisations and individuals for their support for the 2017 Nolan Centenary:

  • Her Majesty The Queen
  • Julian Agnew
  • Amgueddfa Cymru – National Museum Wales
  • Art Gallery of New South Wales
  • Anne Bacon
  • Isla Baring OAM
  • Phillip & Britta Berlinski
  • Desmond Browne QC
  • Edmund Capon AM OBE
  • Ken Coles AM
  • Stephen Coppell, British Museum
  • Dr Rebecca Daniels
  • Rowena Danziger AM
  • The Hon Alexander Downer AC, Australian High Commissioner to the United Kingdom and his team at Australia House, London
  • Mrs Nicola Downer AM
  • Paula Dredge, Head, Painting Conservation, Art Gallery of New South Wales
  • Ian Dungavell
  • Ted & Dorothy Emerson
  • Professor David Ferry
  • Shaun Gladwell
  • Ian Hamilton and Covenhope Construction
  • Ian Henderson
  • Highgate Cemetery
  • Catherine Hunter
  • Ikon Gallery
  • April Johnson and her team at Brick House Fine Art Conservation
  • Norma Johnson
  • Lord & Lady Lipsey
  • Brian McLaughlin
  • Simon Martin
  • Dr Kate McMillan
  • The Menzies Centre for Australian Studies, Kings College, London
  • Jessica O'Donnell, Dublin City Gallery
  • Oriel Y Parc, St David's
  • Pallant House Gallery, Chichester
  • Barry Pearce, Emeritus Curator of Australian Art, Art Gallery of New South Wales
  • Dr Simon Pierse
  • Presteigne Festival of Music & the Arts
  • Alex Ramsay
  • The Royal Academy of Arts
  • Bill Shaffer
  • Francine Stock
  • Anita Taylor
  • The Store by Fairfax
  • Walker Art Gallery, Liverpool
  • Warren Benbow Architects
  • Jonathan Watkins and his team at the Ikon Gallery
  • Natalie Wilson, Art Gallery of New South Wales
  • Clare Woods
  • World of Interiors magazine

The Nolan 100

The Nolan 100 is a birthday tribute to Sidney Nolan from 100 individuals worldwide. In 2017 we invited people who knew Sidney, worked with him, or have been influenced by his work or his legacy to choose a ‘favourite’ Nolan work and tell us why. We shared these choices throughout the year here and on Instagram - #Nolan100.

No.41 Pretty Polly Mine - Michael Brand

Pretty Polly Mine powerfully evokes the harshness of much of our landscape and how we tackled our often tenuous relationship…

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No 56. McMurdo Sound - Mike Clements

It’s the purples and blues that struck me so forcibly when I first saw this painting exhibited at the Sidney Nolan Trust…

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No.27 Riverbend I - Ian Dungavell

My first encounter with Riverbend was, appropriately enough, as an undergraduate at the Australian National University where…

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