Justine Varga FINALIST in the Bowness Photography Prize


Congratulations to Justine Varga who has been selected as a finalist in the Bowness Photography Prize 2019, presented by Monash Gallery of Art, for her work ‘Overlay’.

“The Bowness Photography Prize has become an important survey of contemporary photographic practice and one of the most prestigious prizes in the country, providing Australian artists with the opportunity to exhibit at one of Australia’s leading public galleries. Since 2017 the prize has been acquisitive and the $30,000 cash prize awarded to the winner ensures that it continues to provide a significant boost to an artist’s career.”

Exhibition runs from October 5 to November 17, with the winner announced October 10.

Justine Varga, ‘Overlay’, 2016-18, from ‘Areola’, chromogenic photograph, 125 x 110cm, edition of 5.