Melbourne artist Deanna Hitti was awarded the coveted first prize in this year’s Fremantle Arts Centre Print Award supported by Little Creatures Brewing. She wins $16,000 in prize money and her artist book Towla will be acquired by the City of Fremantle Art Collection.
Second prize of $6,000 will be awarded to Queensland artist Fiona Elisala for her work, Uman.
The winners will be announced at the exhibition opening 6:30pm, Thursday 13 September. The public are invited to attend and view the works of all 50 finalists in this year’s exhibition.
Please find a media release attached with full details and a link to download images of the winning artworks here.
I would be happy to arrange interviews with the winners, organisers and/or judges. Photos of the winner with her work will be available from Friday onwards.