2015 Sidney Myer Fund Australian Ceramic Award

When: Sat, 22 Aug – Sun, 22 Nov 2015

The Sidney Myer Fund Australian Ceramic Award has transformed into a contemporary ceramics exhibition showcasing the work of five Australian artists. Each of the five contemporary artists shortlisted for a solo exhibition at SAM and shown as one incredible showcase of current trends in contemporary practice, side by side. In a dramatic shift from previous years, one of the five artists will be awarded a $50,000 acquisitive prize, with their work entering the SAM collection.

The 2015 shortlisted artists are: Penny Byrne, Ruth Hutchinson, Sanné Mestrom, Adam John Cullen and Ramesh Mario Nithiyendran           

Please visit the Sidney Myer Fund ACA page for further information.

Cultural Program: Saturday 22 August 2015, further details can be found on our programs and events page.

SAM Out Late!: Anna Briers presents a floor talk on the exhibition on Thursday 15 October 2015, 6pm

Image: Kirsten Coelho, Toward the end of the day, 2012

porcelain, pale grey-white and iron oxide glazes on wooden table and shelf, dimensions variable

Shepparton Art Museum, 2012 Sidney Myer Fund Australia Ceramic Award, Australian Prize © the artist