The Weekend Australian - Review - - Out & About -

Brett White­ley Trav­el­ling Art Schol­ar­ship 2015 As win­ner of the 2015 Brett White­ley Trav­el­ling Art Schol­ar­ship, Tom Polo (pic­tured with Brett’s sis­ter, Wendy) will spend three months in res­i­dence at the Cite In­ter­na­tionale des Arts in Paris. The award comes with a $30,000 stipend. Polo won for his paint­ing All She Needs, which is on dis­play with works by other fi­nal­ists. “I would re­ally like to keep ex­plor­ing paint­ing, or what paint­ing means in a con­tem­po­rary way,” says Polo, who is in­ter­ested in for­mal qual­i­ties of line, ges­ture and colour. “There is an on­go­ing con­ver­sa­tion with paint­ing in

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