Midsumma Australia Post Art Prize: Artist Floor Talk [Melbourne]
Midsumma Australia Post Art Prize: Artist Floor Talk [Melbourne]

Event Information


Thursday February 2, 2017
6:00 PM


Fort Delta
Capitol Arcade, Shop 59, 113 Swanston St
Melbourne CBD, VIC 3000

Auslan Interpreter/s

Susan Emerson

Language/ Cultural Consultant



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Finalists of the 2017 Midsumma Australia Post Art Prize:

John Brooks | Rochelle Duke | Lauren Dunn | Léuli Eshraghi | Emma Ferguson | Goldie | Brent Harrison | Justin Hinder | Selwyn Hoffmann | Natalie Jeantou | Jessica Johnson | Natasha Madden | Rafaella McDonald | Jimmy Nutall | Rachel Jessie-Rae O’Connor | Mark Payne | J. Rosenbaum | Dalton Stewart

Art Prize Awards, announced 20 Jan:
• Australia Post Art Prize: $2000
• Midsumma Arts Prize: $1000 (Victorian artist only)
donated by Martin Foley MP, Member for Albert Park, Minister for Equality
• Star Observer Prize: $500
• People’s Choice: $500

Join the finalists for an Artist Floor Talk at 6pm on Thu 2 Feb to hear about the motivations and implications behind this year’s works.

Watch our Auslan Video about this great festival here: (and click here if you would like to read the transcript: Midsumma Festival 2017_Auslan Interpreted Events_Transcript.)

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