Image: 2017 FAC Print Award winner Evan Pank in front of his work Keeping the Bastards Honest. Photography by Jessica Wyld

This year the 43rd annual Fremantle Arts Centre Print Award supported by Little Creatures Brewing presents the best of Australian printmaking. Australia’s premier showcase of prints and artists’ books returns with a selection of works from established, emerging and cross-disciplinary artists from across the nation.

In 2018, the award continues to present works that celebrate the traditions of printmaking while simultaneously looking towards the future of the medium.

Join us at the exhibition opening for the announcement of this year’s winners and to view the finalists’ work.

First Prize

$16,000 and acquisition by the City of Fremantle Art Collection, WA’s largest municipal collection

Second Prize

$6,000

2018 Judging Panel

Lisa Roet: Melbourne-based senior artist and practitioner, previous winner of the non-acquisitive prize at the 2011 FAC Print Award.

Ron Bradfield: Currently residing in Whadjuk Boodja (Perth); Ron Bradfield is a man of the Bardi peoples from the Dampier Peninsula. As Membership and Indigenous Development
Manager with Artsource Ron has worked extensively with visual artists across most of WA.

Annika Kristenson: Senior Curator, Australian Centre for Contemporary Art, Melbourne

Supported by Little Creatures Brewing, Lotterywest and the State Government through the Department of Local Government, Sport and Creative Industries