Patrick Mung Mung wins Bankwest art prize - Art Collector

Patrick Mung Mung, Purnululu, 2012, Natural ochre on linen, 150 x 150cm. Courtesy: the artist and Warmun Arts

4 December 2012 | Patrick Mung Mung has won the 2012 Bankwest Contemporary Art Prize, which recognises Western Australian contemporary art.

Mung Mung, a senior artist with the Aboriginal arts centre Warmun Arts, was selected by judge Sandra Murray, curator of the Bankwest collection, for a canvas titled
Purnululu.

A video of his acceptance speech is available on the
Warmun Arts Facebook page.

The award exhibition continues at the Bankwest art gallery in Perth until 10 February 2013.


Jane O'Sullivan

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