Artist in Residence: Luke Thurgate


Visit the Gallery to see a Dobell finalist recreate their work directly onto the walls in real time.



  • Friday, 30 August 2024 | 10:00 AM - 04:00 PM
  • Saturday, 31 August 2024 | 10:00 AM - 02:00 PM


Glasshouse Regional Gallery


Glasshouse Regional Gallery Presents:

Artist in Residence: Luke Thurgate

Visit Dobell finalist, Luke Thurgate, as he recreates his artwork, I believe in you, directly on the walls of the gallery. Watch the drawing take shape and chat with the artist as he works.

No bookings required, just drop by the Gallery during opening hours.

The biennial Dobell Drawing Prize is Australia's leading prize for drawing, an unparalleled celebration of technique, innovation and expanded drawing practices. The exhibition is on view 31 August until 24 November, 2024.

Image credit: Adore you, 2023, The Drawing Gallery, National Art School. Photo by Tim Connolly

About the Artist

Luke Thurgate

Luke Thurgate is an artist living and working on Gadigal Land (Sydney). He teaches drawing and painting at the National Art School, where he graduated in 2021 with a Master of Fine Art. Luke’s multi-disciplinary studio practice incorporates drawing, painting, sculpture and performance.