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December 2011
Artist Josonia Palaitis has recalled one of her earliest major works to her studio for conservation cleaning.

October 2011
A portrait of Professor Ian Young former Vice-Chancellor of Swinburne University of Technology, Melbourne was unveiled at a ceremony at the University.

August 2011
Latest works from the studio of Josonia Palaitis are on show. She has painted posthumous portraits of significant figures from Sydney's colonial history - John Hubert Plunkett and Sr Baptist De Lacy. More...

June 2010
Ten year anniversary of Hostel Fire

April 2009
John Howard's original portrait artist reflects upon a sitting with the ex Australian Prime Minister when he was Federal Treasurer.

February 2009
Josonia Palaitis and the 2009 Google Exhibition

October 2008
Josonia Palaitis will hold an open day at her Sydney studio to talk about her portraits of Michael Kirby, Bill Leak and more.

May 2008
Patrick Dodson, Yawuru Man wins the 2008 Sydney Peace Prize.

January 2008
A portrait of Paddy McGuinness - 1938 - 2008

November 2007
Portrait of Justice Michael Kirby by Josonia Palaitis was unveiled at the Supreme Court NSW ...

September 2007
By invitation from Birkbeck College School of Law, London, Josonia Palaitis was guest speaker

August 2007
Artist's father inspires winning poem

November 2006
Truth and Likeness exhibition at NPG...

February 2006
2006 Archibald Prize - portrait of Justice Michael Kirby