Wendy Sharpe
Wendy Sharpe

Wendy Sharpe

Born: 1960, Sydney
Education: National Art School
Artwork: Self Portrait - as Diana of Erskineville, More

Wendy Sharpe (born 1960 in Sydney) is a prolific Australian artist. Winner of the Sulman Prize in 1986 with Black Sun - Morning and Night and the Archibald Prize in 1996 with Self Portrait - as Diana of Erskineville, Sharpe was awarded the Portia Geach Memorial Prize twice in 1995 and 2003. During her extensive career, Sharpe has been awarded a number of Scholarships and overseas residencies including the Martin Bequest Travelling Scholarship and a residency at the Australian Embassy Residence in Cairo, Egypt (as guest of the Australian ambassador).