Janelle Fawkes, former CEO of Scarlet Alliance and her partner Elena Jeffreys at a sex worker rally. We, in Australia, must remember these queer activists that have fought to bring and/or keep some of the most innovative and progressive policies in the world created by and for the most marginalised in our community.
Image: Nada Decat, Janelle and Elena 2016. Oil on linen (137 x 137cm)
The winner of the inaugural Queer Art Prize Australia was announced on Friday 13 January 2017. An exhibition of finalists is currently on show at Chapel Off Chapel until Sunday 5 February 2017. For more information, visit: www.queerartprize.com.au for details.
Queer Art Prize Australia (QAPA) is an initiative of the Australian Pride Network – ABN: 52 551 990 041
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