South Australian Living Artist Publication

The South Australian Living Artist Publication is an annual opportunity for a South Australian artist to have their visual arts practice celebrated in a high quality book. There are 24 books in this series, which is published by Wakefield Press and supported by the Government of South Australia. The publication aims to develop audiences and focus on artists’ current and future practice, and is written by an established and an emerging writer. 

Applications for this opportunity are facilitated by the Department of Premier and Cabinet.


Applications for the 2024 opportunity closed on 10 October 2022. Successful applicant to be announced in 2023.

Previous books in the series (in chronological order):