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Mid West Art Prize 2023

The Mid West Art Prize is a prestigious art exhibition, now in its eighth year, held biennially at the Geraldton Regional Art Gallery.

The Prize is open to all artists working in any medium and residing in Western Australia.  Exhibition funding from the City of Greater Geraldton and valued local sponsors contributes to a substantial prize pool of $26,500.

Exhibition Dates:10 December 2023 to 4 February 2024 

Exhibition Opening Night

6:30pm - 9:30pm Saturday 9 December 2023

A Gala Opening Night is planned for Saturday 9 December 2023 to celebrate the opening of the Mid West Art Prize 2023. Attendees will be invited to look around the exhibition and vote for their favourite artwork, then enjoy the various entertainment and hospitality throughout the evening. This free event is one not to be missed!

This is a ticketed event, so make sure you get in early to reserve a spot by booking here!

Artist Panel

11:00am - 12:00pm Sunday 10 December 2023

Join us the morning after Mid West Art Prize 2023 Opening Night along with a selection of this year finalists as they share their processes and ideas behind their artworks!

Click here to reserve a spot in this event!


Award Categories

City of Greater Geraldton Overall Award for Excellence (Acquisitive) ($20,000)

Yamaji Art Aboriginal Arts Awards ($3,500)

People's Choice Award ($1,500) (Drawn at end of exhibition)

Bowman-Bright Mid West Artist Award ($1,000)

Latitude Jewellers Youth Award ($500)

Congratulations to our Mid West Art Prize 2023 Finalists:


Brianna Adam

Rodney Adams

Behzad Allipour

Tatiana Amaral

Jordan Andreotta

Helen Ansell

Jeremy Blank

Trevor Bly

Chris Bolton

Carly le Cerf

Sharon Clifford

Jennifer Cochrane

Leigh Cockerill

Selena Comeagain

Shelley Cowper

Debbie Crothers

Lorraine Defleur

Roger Dickinson

Mark Ditcham

Susan Ecker

Kaitlyn Elsegood

Linda Fardoe

Tania Ferrier

Sakura Furukawa

Pascale Giorgi

Genevieve Hartney

Lynda Howitt

Kyle Hughes-Odgers

Taileah Isaacs

Camilla Loveridge

Monika Lukowska

Viviana Maier

Jared Malton

Elisa Markes-Young

Lia McKnight

Matthew McVeigh

Ralf Mulks

Lesley Munro

Regina Noakes

Geoff Overheu

Barb O’Donovan

Lori Pensini

Blake Pepper

Martine Perret

Jenna Pickering

Sherry Quiambao

Peta Riley

Brad Rimmer

Judy Rogers

Seef Le Roux

Alla Salem

Valerie Schönjahn

Katie Sharples

David Spencer

Sioux Tempestt

Lis Turner

Sara Walker

Stella Picciotto Winn

Dane Yates

Tineke van der Eecken

Mid West Art Prize 2023 Terms and Conditions

Many thanks to our valued Award Sponsors for 2023.