Winner Announced for WA's Premier Prize -
The Lester Prize
Serena Cowie from Victoria with her portrait of her good friends Maria Arvanitis and Alexandra Perrott, titled The Conversation has been announced as the 2020 winner of The Richard Lester Prize for Portraiture for WA’s premier fine art prize – The Lester Prize. Serena wins $50,000 cash donated by founding partner, Lester Group. The winner was announced tonight at the Main Awards Night at the Art Gallery of Western Australia (AGWA), where the 40 finalists’ works will now be on public display until 29 November 2020 in the historic Centenary Galleries.
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