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  • Bowness Photography Prize - Award Announcement evening

Bowness Photography Prize - Award Announcement evening

19 October 2017

The Trustees of the MGA Foundation and MGA Director Anouska Phizacklea warmly invite you to a celebration of the

William and Winifred 
Bowness Photography Prize

Join us from 6.30pm as we announce the winner of the 2017 Bowness Photography Prize – who this year will receive $30,000 and their work will become part of MGA’s significant collection of Australian photographs – and the three Colour Factory Honourable Mentions.

Date: Thursday 19 October 2017
Time: 6.30pm–8.30pm 
Winner announcement: 7pm

Finalists: Hoda Afshar, Tim Allen, Rushdi Anwar, Kris Arnold, Robert Ashton, Peter Barnes, Del Kathryn Barton, Colin Batrouney, Elaine Batton, Olga Bennett, Vanessa Bertagnole, Tom Blachford, Polly Borland, Peter Bratuskins, Eric Bridgeman, Jane Burton, Elaine Campaner, Stuart Chape, Danica Chappell, Peta Clancy, Emilio Cresciani, Gerwyn Davies, Lauren Dunn, Tanya Maria Dyhin, Amos Gebhardt, Silvi Glattauer, Robert Hague, Rhett Hammerton, Alana Holmberg, Eliza Hutchison, Leah King-Smith, Peter Lambropoulos, Helga Leunig née Salwerowicz, Jon Lewis, Janelle Low, Tayla Martin, Kent Morris, Nasim Nasr, Will Nolan, Jill Orr and Christina Simons, Polixeni Papapetrou, Izabela Pluta, Jenny Pollak, Clare Rae, Kate Robertson, David Rosetzky, Jo Scicluna, Damien Shen, Matthew Sleeth, David Stephenson and Martin Walch, Suellen Symons, Christian Thompson, Tobias Titz, James Tylor, Henri van Noordenburg, Justine Varga, Lisa Walker, Amanda Williams, Robin Williams

> View the work of all Finalists

Come celebrate Australian photography with us and the artists, with refreshments provided by MGA Partners Chain of Ponds Wines and Bright Brewery.

RSVP requested by 15 October for catering purposes.

Please RSVP here

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