Image: Shevaun Wright, Blackface, 2018, silk screens on Arches paper, Exhibition ‘Apologies’, MARS Gallery
Congratulations to Shevaun Wright who has been selected as a finalist for the John Fries Awards 2020.
The John Fries Award is an annual $10,000 non-acquisitive art prize recognising the talents of early career visual artists.
The winner of the award will be announced on 25 September 2020 at the UNSW Galleries, kicking off a month-long exhibition from 25 September to 21 November.
Since its humble beginnings in 2010, the Award has established itself as a platform for some of the most engaging and experimental works from the next wave of contemporary artists from across Australia and New Zealand.