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The Alice Prize 2020
Fri April 17 @ 8:00 am - Mon August 3 @ 4:00 pm
A $30,000 national acquisitive contemporary art prize
Presented by the Alice Springs Art Foundation
The Alice Prize brings artworks by some of the most exciting and renowned contemporary artists in Australia to the Araluen Arts Centre. A prestigious biennial award, the Alice Prize is one of Australia’s longest running and most significant regional art prizes. Finalists are selected from hundreds of nationwide entries by an expert panel and the Alice Prize winner will be selected by judge Rhana Devenport ONZM, Director of the Art Gallery of South Australia. The winning artist receives $30,000 and their work is acquired for the Araluen Collection, maintaining the Alice Springs Art Foundation’s strong support in helping to establish and enhance the collection since 1970. The winner of the Tammy Kingsley People’s Choice Award (non-acquisitive) will receive $1,000.
The 2020 Alice Prize Winner: Tent Embassy, Thea Perkins