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
29 May – 10 July 2019
9 August 2019
5 October – 17 November 2019
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