CLIP AWARD 
Previous winners 


2016 Mike Gray


2014 Emma Leslie 


2013 Sonia Payes



2012 Svetlana Bailey



2011 Daniel Stephen Miller



2010 Emiliano Roia


2009 Alistair Dickinson


2008 Juha Tolonen


See previous finalists 

The CLIP Award is an internationally recognised photographic prize for new perspectives in natural and 
urban landscape photography. The selection criteria focuses on images which are original, stimulating, 
and that challenge traditional notions of landscape photography.

Open to all artists practicing in the medium of photography, the CLIP Award offers award entrants with
the chance to have their work viewed by a selection panel consisting of leading National and
International industry professionals who will select of approximately 40 artworks to be featured in a
professional
group exhibition at the Perth Centre for Photography accompanied by an exhibition catalogue
and online promotion. The exhibition will be launched with public exhibition opening on March 23rd 2017

This years winners and finalists were carefully selected by Daniel Boetker-Smith, Managing Editor, Photofile and Founder, Director at Asia-Pacific Photobook Archive and Photography Studies College MelbourneMichael Dooney, Jarvis Dooney Gallery, Berlin, and Felicity Johnston, Art Collective WA.

2017 Finalists

Sarah Barker Ailsa Bowyer Katie Breckon Georgina Campbell Brett Canet-Gibson  Luke Carter Wilton Harriet Clare Aaron Claringbold Michael Corridore Ellen Dahl Jeremy Drape Sophie Dumaresq Chris Fagerlund James Farley Liss Fenwick Jane Finlay Kate Golding Mike Gray Maki Hayashida Shaun Higgins Pablo Hughes Rohan Hutchinson Louis Lim Jordan Madge Rebecca McCauley Tim Palman Chris Round Valentina Schulte Vivian Cooper Smith Kurt Sorensen Amy Sutrisno Joshua Sylvester-Burton Charlotte Tegan
Exhibition continues | 23 March - 22 April
Winners Announced:

Images © 2017 Winners (Top) First Prize: Valentina Schulte, Our Silent Guardians 

(Centre) Student Award: Liss Fenwick, Ash, Northern Territory. From the series: days, months, years

 
(Bottom) Judges Commendation: Ellen Dahl, Disintegration I