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The Lester Prize

The Face of Inspiration

The Lester Prize is celebrating its fourteenth anniversary in 2020 and its fifth year at the Art Gallery of WA.

The Lester Prize is one of the nation’s most recognised and prestigious fine art prizes. The prize pool available to professional, emerging and young artists is now worth almost $85,000, including the main prize of $50,000.

This year's forty finalists were chosen from 750 entries received from artists across Australia. Twelve finalists are from WA, eight from NSW, seven from VIC, five from SA, three each from QLD and TAS, and one each from the ACT and NT. Sixteen of the finalists have been named as finalists in previous years of the competition.

For more information please visit lesterprize.com
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    Event Showings

    Daily 16 - 30 Nov | 2pm

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    Price

    Free

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    Location

    Northbridge Piazza

    Cnr Lake and James Street

    Northbridge WA 6003

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