• 2019 Bowness Prize Katrin Koenning 1
  • 2019 Bowness Prize Katrin Koenning 2
  • 2019 Bowness Prize Katrin Koenning 3
  • Atahi, Zia
  • Borland, Polly
  • Tiatia, Angela

The 2019 edition of the William & Winifred Bowness Photography Prize is now open!

Katrin Koenning has won the William and Winifred Bowness Photography Prize with her work ‘Three’ from the series Lake Mountain (2018). The judging panel – MGA Director, Anouska Phizacklea, Director of Queensland Art Gallery | Gallery of Modern Art, Chris Saines and acclaimed artist, Dr Christian Thompson AO – were unanimous in their decision to award Koenning the $30,000 acquisitive prize for her subtle and quiet image of the bushfire-ravaged landscape of Lake Mountain a decade after Black Saturday in 2009.


Join 2019 Bowness Photography Prize winner Katrin Koenning and finalists David Rosetzky and Angela Tiatia in-conversation with MGA Director and Bowness Photography Prize judge, Anouska Phizacklea. Learn more

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