Perth artist Matthew Wright has won the City of Belmont Art Awards $10,000 Overall Award (acquisitive) sponsored by Perth Airport.
Wright’s artwork – Remain in Light – captured the attention of the Award judges Dr Bruce Slatter and Sharyn Egan, who described it as a “sophisticated and layered image that cleverly uses paint and mark making to express the joy of ordinariness of suburban existence”.
Other Award Recipients were:
The Art Awards are an opportunity for Western Australian based artists to showcase their art as part of a free public exhibition. More than 300 entries were received in the 2021 City of Belmont Art Awards.