23 August, 2006
the 2006 Walters Prize - Auckland
The Auckland Art Gallery has announced the four works by the artists who have been shortlisted for the 2006 Walters Prize.
The finalists are:
Stella Brennan for Wet Social Sculpture 2005, first shown at St Paul St Gallery, Auckland
Phil Dadson for Polar Projects 2004, first shown at Dunedin Public Art Gallery
Peter Robinson for The Humours 2005, first shown at Dunedin Public Art Gallery
Francis Upritchard for Doomed, Doomed All Doomed 2005, first shown at Artspace, Auckland
Each finalist will receive $5,000 thanks to major donor Dayle Mace. The finalists were selected by a jury of four experts appointed by the Auckland Art Gallery.