Congratulations to Amber Wallis who was a finalist in this years John Leslie Art Prize for landscape painting. The selected work is a 2013 piece titled ‘Gum Colours/Limb Flags’. Run by Gippsland Art Gallery every two years the John Leslie Art Prize stands as one of Australia’s leading prizes for landscape artists working and living in Australia. With over 400 entries received the competition was narrowed down to 34 finalists and the winner announced by The Hon. Peter Ryan MP, Deputy Premier of Victoria, at the official opening.