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Archibald Prize 2012 celebrity events

Personal insights and artist interviews


Wednesdays 6.30pm
4 April – 30 May 2012


Duration 30 minutes
Location: Entrance court

Related exhibition: Archibald, Wynne and Sulman Prizes 2012

Fenella Kernebone

Arts journalist, in conversation with this year’s Archibald Prize winner, Tim Storrier


Wednesday 4 April 2012 6:30pm – 7pm

Annabel Crabb

Political commentator and ABC chief online political writer, in conversation with artist Kate Tucker and her subject, Missy Higgins

Image courtesy ABC


Wednesday 11 April 2012 6:30pm – 7pm

Claudia Chan Shaw

Fashion designer and TV presenter, on fashion, identity and portraiture


Wednesday 18 April 2012 6:30pm – 7pm

Richard Morecroft

TV presenter, in conversation with Archibald artists Jodi Daley and Michael Peck, on the theme of war


Wednesday 25 April 2012 6:30pm – 7pm

Emma Ayres

ABC Classic FM presenter, in conversation with artist Luke Cornish and his subject, Father Bob Maguire


Wednesday 2 May 2012 6:30pm – 7pm

Scott Bevan

Author and ABC journalist, in conversation with:
• Archibald artist Rose Wilson and her subject, Dan Flynn, of Flynn Silver
• Archibald artist Jenny Sages and the producer of the documentary, Paths to Portraiture: Jenny Sages, Catherine Hunter
Related event: Special Archibald Prize film – Jenny Sages: Paths to Portraiture (7.15pm)


Wednesday 9 May 2012 6:30pm – 7pm

Richard Glover

702 ABC Sydney radio presenter, in conversation with Archibald Prize finalists Wendy Sharpe and Paul Newton


Wednesday 16 May 2012 6:30pm – 7pm

Jonathan Biggins

Actor, author and director, in conversation with Archibald Prize finalists Angus McDonald and Melissa Egan


Wednesday 23 May 2012 6:30pm – 7pm

Margaret Throsby

ABC Classic FM presenter, in conversation with Archibald artist David Fairbairn


Wednesday 30 May 2012 6:30pm – 7pm