September 14, 2017

Sally Anderson, Finalist in the 2017 Macquarie Group Emerging Artist Prize

Congratulations and best of luck to Sally Anderson, Finalist in the Macquarie Group Emerging Artist Prize.

The Macquarie Group Emerging Artist Prize supports and recognises a new generation of Australian visual artists for 2017.

More than seventy-five entries were received from Australian artists who submitted works that reflected the Macquarie Group Collection theme, The Land and its Psyche. Sally Anderson is one of ten finalists whose work will be exhibited at Space Gallery, 9 – 19 Elizabeth Street, Sydney between 26 September and 20 October.

The recipient of the Macquarie Group Emerging Artist Prize, to be decided by a guest judge, will be announced on 25 September. The selected artist will receive $15,000 and their work will be acquired by the Macquarie Group Collection. Two Highly Commended Awards will also be given, including the Nick Waterlow Award. Members of the public will be invited to cast their vote for the People’s Choice Award which will be announced on 19 October.