Tweed Shire Council - Regional Gallery & Margaret Olley Art Centre

2021 Olive Cotton Award for photographic portraiture

Entries are now being accepted for the 2021 Olive Cotton Award for photographic portraiture at Tweed Regional Gallery.


The Olive Cotton Award is a $20,000 biennial national award for excellence in photographic portraiture in memory of photographer Olive Cotton. The exhibition is selected from entrants across Australia and is a significant opportunity for established and emerging photographers. The winning work is acquired for the Gallery’s collection.

The exhibition will show at Tweed Regional Gallery from 16 July - 19 September 2021.

The Guest Judge for 2021 is photo-media artist Michael Cook.

Entries close COB Sunday, 2 May 2021

For more information visit artgallery.tweed.nsw.gov.au/PrizesAndAwards/OliveCotton

Artwork credit 1: Winner 2019 Olive Cotton Award, Belinda Mason b.1971, Lives and works Church Point NSW, Taken 2019, lenticular

Artwork credit 2: Marc Stapelberg   b.1981, Lives and works Lismore NSW, Together as One, 2019, digital print

Artwork credit 3: Fiona Morris   b.1972, Lives and works Thirroul NSW, Family Portrait of Sisters, 2019, pigment print on cotton paper

Artwork credit 4: Cameron Neville   b.1979, Lives and works Guanaba QLD, Rural Firefighter ‘Red’ from the long term project Into The Fire, 2019, digital pigment print

Artwork credit 5: Nathan Stolz   b.1987, Lives and works Melbourne VIC, Mark, Alice Springs, 2018, chromira type C print

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Starts
Wednesday 10 February, 2021
Ends
Sunday 2 May, 2021
Venue
Tweed Regional Gallery & Margaret Olley Art Centre
Venue Address
2 Mistral Road Murwillumbah NSW 2484
Location

New South Wales ,

Website
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Category
Awards & Prizes