For 20 years Tasmania’s only women’s art prize has been shining the spotlight on the creativity, passion and vision of this island’s women artists. To celebrate the 20th anniversary of the Prize, RANT Arts and QVMAG are proud to present the 2022 Women’s Art Prize Tasmania.
This exhibition features the 25 works of the shortlisted finalists who have entered in the hope of winning one of the three categories:
$15,000 Trawalla Foundation Acquisitive Prize
$3,000 Bell Bay Aluminium People’s Choice award,
$1,500 Zonta International (District 23, Area 5) Emerging Artist prize.
The 2022 winner, Eddie James has joined the distinguished prize winner alumni: Anne Morrison (2019), Sarah Rhodes (2020) and Georgia Spain (2021).
As the Prize reaches its twentieth anniversary, the prize will continue to honour the past, celebrate the present and look towards the future.
Artists: Alicia King, Amanda Davies, Amber Koroluk-Stephenson, Andrea Barker, Bella Dower, Eddie James, Emma Bingham, Gabbee Stolp, Hilary Woods, Isabella Foster, Janine Combes, Jo Chew, Lisa Garland, Louise Daniels, Luana Towney, Lucy Hawthorne, Meg Walch, Nicole O’Loughlin, Neika Lehman, Penny Burnett, Penny Mason, Risa Muramatsu Ray, Sally Rees, Serena Rosevear, Sue Lovegrove, Tash Parker, Ursula Woods, Zoe Grey
Dates: Friday 30 September – Saturday 29 October 2022
Times: Tuesday – Friday, 10am to 5pm and Saturday 10am to 2pm
Launch: Thursday 29 September 2022, 6pm – 8pm
Generously supported by
Image: 2022 WINNER – TRAWALLA FOUNDATION ACQUISITIVE PRIZE, Eddie James, Room 18, 2021, instant photography digital print on textured rag. Courtesy of artist.