Guest Judges

Guest Judges

The Art on Show Awards are very grateful for the generous support of our judges.  The 2022 Woollam, Art on Show Awards Judge will be announced on Friday 25 March 2022.







Judges are invited each year from a range of art disciplines and are recognised for their own outstanding achievement in arts related fields. We would like to take this opportunity to recognise their commitment to supporting and promoting the Australian art’s community.


2021 Judge

Tracey Heathwood, Director Artspace, Mackay

2019 Judge

Lucy Belle Tesoriero, Curatorial Assistant, Perc Tucker Regional Gallery and Pinnacles Gallery, Townsville, Queensland

2018 Judge

Robert Heather, Art Museum Director, New England Regional Art Museum, Armidale NSW

2017 Judge:

Artist David Fairbairn

2016 Judge

Artist Rona Green

2015 Judge

Jason Smith, Curatorial Manager of Australian Art, Queensland Art Gallery & Gallery of Modern Art

2014 Judge

 Artist G.W Bot


2013 Judge:

Beckett Rozentals, Curator of Australian Art, National Gallery of Victoria

2012 Judge:

Emma Kindred: Curator of Australian Prints & Drawings, National Gallery of Australia


2011 Judge

Artist Joe Furlonger


2010 Judge

Artist Ron McBurnie

2009 Judge:

Natalie Wilson, Curator of Australian Art, Art Gallery of New South Wales


2008 Judge:

Angela Goddard, Program Officer Regional Services, Queensland Art Gallery


2007 Judge:

Michael Wardell, Director Artspace Mackay

2006 Judge:

Christine Campbell, Executive Officer, Flying Arts Alliance


Banner Image:  Clinton Barker, Smithereens (detail)