BOWNESS PHOTOGRAPHY PRIZE: Shortlist announced
On behalf of the MGA Foundation we are thrilled to announce the 2021 William and Winifred Bowness Photography Prize finalists. In the midst of lockdown the three judges – acclaimed artist Del Kathryn Barton, MGA Director Anouska Phizacklea and Director of the National Portrait Gallery, Australia, Karen Quinlan AM – met, discussed and narrowed down the strong field of entrants to the William and Winifred Bowness Photography Prize to a shortlist of 52 works to be exhibited as the 2021 edition of the prize.
We are pleased to announce that our gallery is open from Wednesday 28 July.
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STAGES: photography through the pandemic
STAGES: photography through the pandemic sees Jane Burton, Cherine Fahd, Isobel Knowles & Van Sowerwine, Phuong Ngo, and James Tylor respond creatively to the social, environmental and economic impacts of the COVID-19 global pandemic.