Sidney Myer Fund Australian Ceramic Award Winners Announced - Art Collector

Kirsten Coelho. Installation shot, 2012.

12 April 2012 | Adelaide-based artist Kirstin Coehlo won the Australian section of the 2012 Sidney Myer Fund Australian Ceramic Award.

Coehlo won $25,000 in cash plus a $7,500 stipend to produce an exhibition of new work for display in late 2012 alongside fellow winners of the emerging artist and international artists categories Alexandra Standen and Israel’s Michael Fargo.The winning artists will be commissioned to produce an exhibition of new works to be on display at the museum from 20 September to 18 November 2012.

This year’s judging panel included the director of the European Ceramic Work Centre in The Netherlands, Ranti Tjan, Heide Museum of Modern Art director Jason Smith and acting director of Shepparton Art Museum, Ryan Johnston.

Amy Yang


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