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 71. Breaks like the Atlantic Ocean on my head - Michael Berkeley

I really got to know Sid when he and Mary moved to the Rodd and put on music in their handsome oak-timbered barn.

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No.39 Bathers - Lesley Harding

Born and raised in Melbourne’s bayside suburb of St Kilda, Sidney Nolan often drew on familiar subjects and motifs such…

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No 92. Fountain - Heywood Hill

Sometime in the late 1990s Mary Nolan asked me to help her realise her wish for a memorial to Sidney, to be in the garden…

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