Finalists for 2016 Bankwest Art Prize announced
26 April 2016
Under the stewardship of Bankwest art curator, Sandra Murray, nearly 60 applicants had their submissions assessed which was then shortlisted to just 16 finalists. The 2016 Bankwest Art Prize finalists are: Abdul-Rahman Abdullah, Claire Bailey, Paul Caporn, Mikaela Castledine, Peter Dailey, Kevin Draper, Susan Flavell, Tarryn Gill, Paul Kaptein, Theo Koning, Lou Lambert, Angela McHarrie, Geoff Overheu, Mark Parfitt, Alistair Rowe and Andrew Sunley Smith.
Art Prize details:
First Prize: $30,000 (acquisitive)
People’s Choice Award: $5,000 (towards art expenses)
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