The 2017 Far West Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Art Prize opened on the 2nd February with winners in 3 categories judged and announced by the Art Gallery of New South Wales’, Cara Pinchbeck. Over 40 artworks were submitted by Indigenous artists from around the region. People’s Choice will remain open for the remainder of the exhibition, closing 19 March 2017.
Prize winners include:
2D Section – Richard Quayle, Untitled.
3D Section – Jess Crawford, The Nest.
Under 18 Section – Hannah Doyle, Ngatji and the Turtle
Encouragement Award – Jade Cicak