2017 Olive Cotton Award Finalist

I am happy to announce I have been selected as a finalist in the Olive Cotton Award for photographic portraiture, 2017.

The exhibition of finalists will be shown at Tweed Regional Gallery, Murwillumbah NSW 2484, from Friday 21 July to Sunday 8 October 2017, Wednesday to Sunday 10.00am-5.00pm.
The Winner and additional Awards will be announced at the official opening on Saturday 22 July 2017 at 5.00pm for 5.30pm speeches.  All are welcome and entry is free.

For more information, please check the gallery website;

http://artgallery.tweed.nsw.gov.au/PrizesAndAwards/OliveCotton

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

National Photographic Portrait Prize 2017 Finalist

Anika

Anika

** UPDATE ** Voting now open for the People's Choice Award for the NPPP2017. Please head on over to the site and vote! - 2017 National Photographic Portrait Prize People's Choice Award.

Looking forward to heading down to Canberra this weekend to the opening of the National Photographic Portrait Prize 2017 at the National Portrait Gallery. My image 'Anika' will be on display as a finalist.

"This year is the 10th anniversary of the National Photographic Portrait Prize (#NPPP2017), so it’ll be extra special. In addition to the first prize of $25,000, prizes will be awarded for Highly Commended, Art Handlers' Award and the ever-popular People's Choice."

The exhibition will be showing from Saturday 1 April until Sunday 18 June 2017 and then will tour to a range of venues around Australia. 

You will be able to vote for your favourite portrait online in the People's Choice from the 1st of April. To find out more info and keep up to date, check out the website or follow the exhibition on social media

#NPPP2017 @PortraitAu

Unfinished Print Projections

I'm going to be presenting some work tonight from a new series at the December Unfinished Print Projections at 107 Projects in Redfern.

https://www.facebook.com/events/1790375331248038/

Also presenting is;

Paul Blackmore
Victor Caringal
Paul McDonald
Wendy McDougall
Robert McRobbie
Sarah Rhodes
Sophie Willison
Marcus Boyd
Derby Chang


Starting from 7pm -  running upstairs in the garden rooftop conference room - there is a separate doorway just to the side of the main entrance at 107.

Hope to see you there!

107 Projects, 107 Redfern St, Redfern. http://107projects.org/