2017 Winners

The 2017 Winner

PETER MUNGKURI : Ngura Wiru (Good Country)

Peter Mungkuri
Photograph: Jessica King

“This is my story about that creek at Fregon, I was born there. Back then we lived in the bush, slept in the warm sand and we lived on the bush tucker. That place is where it all started, that was my home. I love this country, it has watched us Anangu (people) for many years, it is wise country.”

From Left: Dr Julie Gough, Judge; Roger Butler, Judge;
Peter Mungkuri, 2017 Winner; Lisa Slade, Judge
Photograph: Jessica King

 

Highly Commended Awards

Jane Tangney, The Neck

Sue Lovegrove, …and all hands danced together

Guan Wei, Reflection No. 5

Nyaparu William Gardiner, Strelley Mob

 

People’s  Choice  Award

Thom Buchanan, Liminal