2017 Judges

Dr Julie Gough

Julie Gough is an artist, writer and freelance curator who holds a PhD from the University of Tasmania (2001). Her research and art practice often involves uncovering and re-presenting subsumed histories, many referring to her family's experiences as Tasmanian Aboriginal people. She has exhibited widely since 1994.

Roger Butler

Roger Butler AM is Senior Curator, Australian Prints, Drawings and Illustrated Books at the National Gallery of Australia. He has established the foremost collection of prints and drawings in the Australasian region and has curated exhibitions, lectured and written extensively on Australian art. The third volume of his history of printed images in Australia will be released in 2018.

Lisa Slade

Lisa Slade is Assistant Director, Artistic Programs at the Art Gallery of South Australia. In 2016 she curated Magic Object, the 2016 Adelaide Biennial of Australian Art and Sappers & Shrapnel: contemporary art and the art of the trenches.