Will Colenso’s paintings offer a quietly intense world of unsettling familiarity.
Each painting is an exploration of the surprisingly intimate space between joy and melancholy. A highly personal invitation for people to linger in an otherwise transitional state where questions are left deliberately unanswered.
Recently, Will’s paintings have been exploring memory.
Established in 2021, the National Emerging Art Prize was created to provide an annual, highly visible national platform to identify, promote and support the most promising emerging visual and ceramic artists in Australia.