• 2016 Bowness Prize Valerie Sparks
  • 2016 Bowness Prize Phaedra Barnes
  • 2016 Bowness Prize Stephen Dupont
  • 2016 Bowness Prize Tajetta O'halloran

Exhibitions now open:

The William and Winifred Bowness Photography Prize


Paul Cox 1940-2016

Congratulations Valerie Sparks!

Melbourne artist Valerie Sparks has won the 2016 William and Winifred Bowness Photography Prize with her work 'Prospero's Island – North East' featuring one of Australia’s most iconic landscapes. The MGA Foundation would also like to extend their congratulations to the three recipients of the Colour Factory Honourable Mention: Phaedra Barnes, Stephen Dupont and Tajette O'halloran.

View all finalists here.


MGA Foundation logo 

The home of Australian photography