• Minna Graham, Fracked

  • Greg Weight, Birdwood Sunrise (detail)

  • Rox De Luca, A Lament for Wentworth (detail)

  • Karina Teh, Citrus Prism (detail) 

  • Matthew Harkness, Bioplastic Waste Dustpan & Brush

  • Angus Fisher, Marajó (detail)

  • Leanne Thompson, Weaving Water

  • Andrew Kaineder, Mourning Country, film still

  • Annette Bukovinsky, Protection (No.3) (detail)

  • Jessie French, Algae Bioplastic Tableware (detail) 

  • PJ Twomey, Unctuous Truths (detail)

The 2021 Environmental Art & Design Prize invites audiences to explore the diverse ways artists and designers have interpreted our unique Australian landscape, responded to issues impacting us and contributed to a positive future.

This year there are over 220 finalists across nine categories whose works shine a light on renewal, regeneration and our shared human experience in the world.

Winners from each category will be awarded by the 2021 judges: artist Euan Macleod; artist, designer and curator Liane Rossler; and CEO and Artistic Director of the Australian Design Centre, Lisa Cahill.

Exhibition dates & times

Friday 12 November - Sunday 12 December 2021
Tue - Sun, 10am - 5pm

Exhibition venues 

Manly Art Gallery & Museum, West Esplanade Reserve, Manly 

Curl Curl Creative Space, 105 Abbott Road North Curl Curl

Mona Vale Pop Up Gallery, Village Park, 1 Park Street Mona Vale


Ceramics & small sculpture; functional design; wearable design digital work, film and video; interdisciplinary collaboration; painting; works on paper and photography and Young Artists and Designers.

More information

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2021 Judges - Euan Macleod, artist; Liane Rossler, artist, designer and curator and Lisa Cahill, CEO of the Australian Design Centre.

Manly Art Gallery & Museum, 2020. Photo by Karen Watson


Thank you to the 2021 Northern Beaches Environmental Art and Design Prize Sponsors.  

Donna Davis, Displaced [TRANSplant IV]

2021 Finalists

Congratulations to all the Finalists in the 2021 Northern Beaches Environmental Art & Design Prize.