Ramsay Art Prize

Vincent Namatjira

26 May - 27 Aug 2017

Congratulations to Vincent Namatjira who has been a selected finalist in the inaugural Ramsay Art Prize, Australia’s richest prize for young contemporary artists.

Twenty-one finalists were selected from over 450 entries by a judging panel of contemporary art specialists including Director of the Auckland Art Gallery, Rhana Devenport, Australian artist, Nell and the Art Gallery of South Australia’s Curator of Contemporary Art, Leigh Robb.

The winner will be announced on Friday 26 May 201 and the works of all finalists will
be exhibited at the Art Gallery of South Australia from 27 May to 27 August 2017.

Presented by the Art Gallery of South Australia and supported in perpetuity by the James & Diana Ramsay Foundation, the Ramsay Art Prize aims to support and encourage contemporary Australian artists to make their best work at a pivotal moment in their career.