William and Winifred Bowness Photography Prize

The William and Winifred Bowness Photography Prize promotes excellence in photography across all photographic media and stylistic genres by both established and emerging artists with work produced within the last year.

Support from the MGA Foundation and Sotheby’s Australia brings the prize pool for the 2019 Bowness Photography Prize to a total of $35,000 – an exciting prospect for Australian artists working with the medium of photography.

Joining MGA Director, Anouska Phizacklea, on the judging panel is the Director of Queensland Art Gallery | Gallery of Modern Art, Chris Saines and acclaimed artist Dr Christian Thompson AO.

MPORTANT DATES FOR 2019

Entries open
29 May – 10 July 2019

Finalists announced
9 August 2019

Exhibition dates
5 October – 17 November 2019

Award announcement
10 October 2019

For more information, visit mga.org.au/bowness-prize

Image: Hoda AFSHAR
Portrait of Behrouz Boochani, Manus Island  2018
from the series Remain courtesy of the artist

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Starts
Wednesday 29 May, 2019
Ends
Wednesday 10 July, 2019
Venue
Monash Gallery of Art
Venue Address
860 Ferntree Gully Road
Location

National, , WHEELERS HILL

Website
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Category
Call for Artists