The 2021 Australia Council Visual Arts Award has been awarded to Vivienne Binns OAM. Vivienne’s career spans over sixty years, working primarily as a painter, while also embracing the mediums of printmaking, performance, sculpture and drawing. The Australia Council award acknowledges Vivienne's outstanding contribution to Australian art.
The Public Galleries Association of Victoria (PGAV) acknowledges the Wurundjeri Woi-Wurrung people of the Kulin Nation as the Traditional Owners of the lands where our office is located, and all Traditional Owners of country throughout Victoria and Australia. We recognise Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people’s enduring traditions and continuing creative cultures. We pay our respect to Elders past, present and emerging.