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Call for the photography prize at HOTA

Entries are now open for the 20th anniversary of the Josephine Ulrick and Win Schubert Photography Prize, showcasing the best of contemporary Australian photography at HOTA, the home of the arts on the Gold Coast.

As Queensland’s richest photography prize, the $25,000 acquisition prize is open to artists working in the broad field of contemporary photography. Visitors to the exhibition will also be able to choose their favorite work with the inclusion for the first time of a $5,000 public prize.

Since the award’s inception, 60 works have been acquired by HOTA, resulting in a celebrated collection that reflects changes in the cultural and social landscape over two decades. Previous winners are Tamara Dean, Shaun Gladwell, Darren Sylvester, Lynne Roberts-Goodwin, Polixeni Papapetrou, Polly Borland and Cherine Fahd.

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Image 1 – Tamara Dean, Sacred Lotus (Nelumbo nucifera) in Autumn from the series ‘In our Nature’ 2017, Collection, HOTA Gallery. Winner, Josephine Ulrick & Win Schubert Photography Prize 2018; © Image courtesy of the artist and Martin Browne Contemporary, Sydney; Photo courtesy of Tamara Dean and Martin Browne Contemporary, Sydney.
Supporting Image – HOTA, House of Arts. Photo by John Gollings