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.
|Education||National Art School in Darlinghurst|
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2009 Geoffrey Gurrumul Yunupingu
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 and 2020.
Tim Olsen Gallery in Sydney listed the key themes in his work as "ecology, human folly and the violated landscape".
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for Geoffrey Gurrumul Yunupingu