Education National Art School
|Name Guy Maestri|
Known for Painting
|Awards Archibald Prize
2009 Geoffrey Gurrumul Yunupingu|
Artwork West MacDonnell Ranges V, 15 Minutes in Hill End
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Guy Maestri (born in Mudgee, New South Wales in 1974) is an Australian contemporary artist who won the 2009 Archibald Prize for a portrait of Australian singer and musician Geoffrey Gurrumul Yunupingu.
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He completed a Bachelor of Fine Arts at the National Art School in Darlinghurst in 2003 and was a finalist in the 2007 and 2008 Dobell Drawing Prize. He was also an Archibald Prize finalist in 2016.
He is currently patronised(??) by the Tim Olsen Gallery in Sydney, which lists the key themes in his work as "ecology, human folly and the violated landscape."