Bowness Prize

2013 Bowness Photography Prize

3 October 2013 to 3 November 2013

2013 William and Winifred Bowness Photography Prize

$25 000 non-acquisitive first prize

Australia’s best photographers are in the running for the prestigious $25 000 William and Winifred Bowness Photography Prize for 2013.

This year’s eminent judging panel, artist BROOK ANDREW, AGNSW Senior Curator of Photographs, JUDY ANNEAR and MGA Gallery Director SHAUNE LAKIN have selected 46 photographs from 562 entrants – the largest number of entrants in the history of the prize.

One of Australia’s most celebrated artists Pat Brassington has won Australia’s most prestigious photography prize, the $25 000 Bowness Photography Prize.

Montalto Honourable Mention awards were given to Cherine Fahd, Kelvin Skewes and Wayne Quilliam.

Camerone Clarke was awarded the Crumpler People's Choice Award.

Current Exhibitions

  • Fashioning black identity: Africa and the African diaspora
  • Dressing up: clothing and camera
  • The Tucker portraits

Upcoming Exhibitions

  • Portrait of Monash: the ties that bind
  • Not standing still: new approaches in documentary photography

Past Exhibitions

Atrium Gallery

  • Ali MC | Nong shain maw: stonebreakers of the east Khasi highlands

Travelling Exhibitions

  • John Gollings: the history of the built world
  • The light fades but the gods remain | Bill Henson
  • Robyn Stacey: as still as life

Bowness Prize

  • William & Winifred Bowness Photography Prize
  • William and Winifred Bowness Photography Prize
  • William and Winifred Bowness Photography Prize
  • 2015 Bowness Photography Prize
  • 2014 Bowness Photography Prize
  • 2013 Bowness Photography Prize
  • 2012 Bowness Photography Prize
  • William and Winifred Bowness Photography Prize 2011
  • William and Winifred Bowness Photography Prize 2010
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