Congratulations to Pierre Mukeba who has been selected for this years Ramsay Art Prize

image: Pierre Mukeba,'Ride to church', 2018, Adelaide, brush pen, synthetic polymer paint and applique on canvas

Presented by the Art Gallery of South Australia and supported by the James & Diana Ramsay Foundation, the biennial prize seeks to celebrate new work across any medium, with the winning work acquired by the Art Gallery of South Australia and its creator awarded $100,000. The Ramsay Art Prize’s first cycle in 2017 saw Sydney via Perth artist Sarah Contos recognised for her work The Long Kiss Goodbye, a colourful piece of textile art dubbed a “21st century quilt”.