Born in 1953, Tony Twigg studied art in Canberra and Sydney. A painter, sculptor, performance artist and film maker, he has exhibited in solo exhibitions since 1975 in Sydney, Canberra and Brisbane. Twigg has worked as a freelance designer and art lecturer in Canberra.
Our database records art auction sales of works by Tony Twigg from 1993 and in total 29 works by the artist have been offered for sale, of which 21 (72%) were sold. The highest price recorded for the artist is $3,840 for Snake Farm 1999-2001 sold by Leonard Joel in August 2011. This year one work has been offered for sale. Works by Tony Twigg are held by the National Gallery of Australia, National Gallery of Victoria and a further two major public national galleries (see list below).
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Could the second and subsequent works by this artist sold after June 9, 2010 for over $1,000 be liable for the Artists' Resale Royalty? More info…
Yes, eligible, subject to the artist satisfying the residency test. The artist is alive or has been deceased for less than 70 years. Contact the Copyright Agency for information on the residency test.
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