Artists & Exhibition 2016

Shortlisted artists for the 2016 prize and exhibition are Abdul Abdullah, Jane Brown, Kate Daw and Stewart Russell, Shaun Gladwell, Rew Hanks, Dana Harris, Grant Hobson, Richard Lewer, William Mackinnon, Laith McGregor, Fiona McMonagle, Eamon O'Toole, Trent Parke and Narelle Autio, David Ray, and Vipoo Srivilasa.

Shortlisted artists had eight months to complete their work for the $100,000 Basil Sellers Art Prize and exhibition, which opened at the Ian Potter Museum of Art, the University of Melbourne, in July 2016.


  • Basil Sellers AM

Media Partners

  • Ooh! Media

Program Partners

  • Art Series Hotels

Event Partners

  • Coopers
  • Shelmerdine