We are proud to announce that Alice Nampitjinpa Dixon, Eunice Napapangka Jack and Mitjili Napurrula were all finalists in the 2021 Banyule Award for Works on Paper for their edition prints! The award is awarded biennially to an outstanding contemporary work on paper.
This is a prestigious national art prize, with the winning artwork entered into the Banyule Art Collection.
In 2019, Banyule acquired the winner and 10 additional artworks from the finalists’ exhibition, making a significant investment in the arts and raising the profile of this prize.
Main Acquisitive Prize: $10,000
Commendation Prize: $1000
People’s Choice Award (voted by public, announced at the end of the exhibition period): $1000
Exhibition Dates: 14 January – 13 March 2022
Award Ceremony/Celebration – 25 February 2022, 6-8PM (Melbourne time)
The theme this year was Community.
Banyule Awards received 202 eligible entries, from which 33 amazing finalists were selected:
Alice Nampitjinpa Dixon
Eunice Napanangka Jack
Carole Dawn Wilson
Maria Anna Zeiss
Location & Contact
Banyule City Council
1 Flintoff Street
Greensborough VIC 3088
Banyule City Council Arts and Culture