Mari Funaki was a unique and passionate advocate for contemporary jewellery in Australia, both through her own remarkable practice and her establishment and directorship of Gallery Funaki.
This Award aims to celebrate Mari’s legacy by rewarding the skills and vision of jewellers both here and overseas and by providing a platform for outstanding new work to be shown here in Australia. A panel of three judges awarded prizes in both established and emerging categories, with total prize money valued at AUD$11,000.
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The Mari Funaki Award for Contemporary Jewellery runs until September 13.