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OptiKA 2018 - Kingston Photographic Award




OptiKA: Kingston Photographic Award 2018 Exhibition

Congratulations to all our 2018 award winners!

People's Choice Award, $1000 Sponsored by DFO MOORABBIN 

Stephen Brown, Last Man Standing 

Best Photograph, $4000 sponsored by DFO Moorabbin

Aidan Calabria, 6:20pm

People's Choice Award, $1000 sponsored by DFO Moorabbin

Voting now open! Visit the exhibition to vote for your favourite work.

Portrait Award, $1000 sponsored by the City of Kingston

Matt Harvey, Fritz's Space

Video Award, $500 sponsored by the City of Kingston (shared)

Philippa Rayment, The Fig Tree Is Waiting

Chris Wilkie, A Sunrise Flight               

Highly Commended (Best Portrait)

Genevieve Batrouney, Playing In My Backyard

Highly Commended (Best Photograph)

Robert Donat, Lost memories

2018 Curatorial Committee:

A big thank you to photographer and visual artist, Pia Johnson, artist and curator, Nina Gilbert and the Kingston Arts' Team Leader, Arts and Cultural Services, Justin Gayner

 OptiKA 2018 was made possible by the generous support of our sponsors: DFO Moorabbin, QMS Media and Ray White Moorabbin. 


Exhibition: Wednesday 10 April - Tuesday 23 April 2019 - DFO Moorabbin.


DFO Moorabbin,

250 Centre Dandenong Road, Cheltenham


FREE entry to exhibition

The 2018 OptiKA competition is now closed.  Stay tuned for the 2019 OptiKA theme, and how to register for this year's competition!


We thank our sponsors: 

DFO Moorabbin logo
QMS Media logo
Ray White Moorabbin