Ramsay art prize
finalists 2017

The twenty-one finalists selected for the inaugural Ramsay Art Prize are:

Tony Albert (NSW), Khadim Ali (NSW), Jacobus Capone (WA), Celeste Chandler (VIC), Sarah Contos (NSW), Georgina Cue (VIC), Keg de Souza (NSW), Julie Fragar (QLD), Teelah George (WA), Natalya Hughes (NSW), Trent Jansen (NSW), Ash Keating (VIC), Owen Leong (NSW), Vincent Namatjira (SA), Joey Nganjmirra (NT), Baden Pailthorpe (NSW), Clare Peake (WA), Jason Phu (NSW), Rebecca Selleck (ACT), James Tylor (SA) and Justine Varga (NSW).

  • Tony Albert

    Exotica (Mid Century Modern), 2016, photographic prints, acrylic paint, stickers, aluminium, archival glue, manual embroidery rayon thread on fabric.

  • Jacobus Capone

    Forgiving Night for Day, 2016, 7 channel HD video installation/performance.

  • Khadim Ali

    The Arrival, 2016, gouache and gold leaf on wasli paper.

  • Celeste Chandler

    Heroic Painting, 2016, oil on linen.

People's Choice

People's Choice

Visit the exhibition from 27 May - 6 August 2017 to cast your vote in the Ramsay Art Prize’s People's Choice Prize!



Get ready for a wild night as Neo welcomes the Art Gallery’s inaugural Ramsay Art Prize!


Director Nick Mitzevich introduces the inaugural Ramsay Art Prize.  

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