Greg Weight

b. 1945

Photographer Greg Weight has photographed some of Australia’s most significant artists including Arthur Boyd and Brett Whiteley. His photographs have been included in group exhibitions at Old Parliament House, the Brett Whiteley Studio and the National Portrait Gallery. Weight was awarded a residency at Hill End in NSW in 1999 and the Citigroup Australian Photographic Portrait Prize at the Art Gallery of New South Wales in 2003. In 2004 a book of Weight’s photographs titled ‘Australian Artists’ was released, accompanied by an exhibition at the National Portrait Gallery, Canberra in 2005. Weight’s work is held by the National Gallery of Australia, Canberra; the Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney; the Queensland Art Gallery, Brisbane; the National Portrait Gallery, Canberra; the National Library of Australia, Canberra and the State Library of New South Wales, Sydney.

PAST EXHIBITIONS

2016

2016

In Blog

Greg Weight in ‘Open Air’ group exhibition at Parliament House

Image: Greg Weight, Wind and other voices (2010), permanent pigment on cotton rag paper, edition 5, 66 x 100cm ‘Open …

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Greg Weight – Finalist in the STILL: National Still Life Award 2019

Quince (2019), archival pigment and oil paint on canvas, 61 x 91 cm Congratulations to Greg Weight, who is currently …

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How art can change the workplace

Imagine you are walking through a soulless building. The corridors are empty. The walls are blank, save for an occasional …

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Wayne Viney: The Lake and the Sea

In the following interview, Wayne Viney reflects upon his recent exhibition at Australian Galleries, The Lake and the Sea. The interview …

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The Glover Prize 2020: Raymond Arnold and Rodney Pople

Congratulations to Raymond Arnold and Rodney Pople who were selected as finalists in The Glover Prize this year. Celebrating the …

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