Congratulations to COFA graduate Shaun Gladwell who has won the Josephine Urlick and Win Schubert Photography Award 2014 and $20,000.

The award is an important annual survey of contemporary Australian photographic practice, with a total of $30,000 in prizes and acquisitions.

COFA staff Tanya Dyhin, David Manley, Prudence Murphy, Deb Mansfield and graduates Svetlana Bailey, Patrick Cremin and Owen Leong were also selected as finalists.

The finalists exhibition is on at Gold Coast City Gallery until May 25.


Image: Shaun Gladwell, The Flying Dutchman in Blue (Coogee 2), 2013, digital print on archival paper, Courtesy: The artist and Anna Schwartz Gallery, Melbourne.