The winner of the inaugural Lake Art Prize 2020 was announced on 11 December 2020 as Chelle Destefano, for her work Navigating to Safe Space 2020. Artists from across Australia were invited to submit works for the prize responding to the theme ‘Where there is Water’, and Destefano’s work was selected as the winner from over 600 submissions.

The Lake Art Prize 2020 Finalist exhibition is on display at MAC, 1A First Street Booragul until 7 February. Visitors are welcome to place a vote in the Lake Art Prize 2020 People’s Choice Award.

Image: Chelle Destefano, Navigating to Safe Space 2020. Textile, video performance (duration 3:1)