Awards: Sarah Follent Appointed Member of the Order of Australia

Mon, 28/10/2019 - 05:14 -- eyeline

On the 25th of October, Eyeline magazine’s executive editor Sarah Follent was appointed a Member of the Order of Australia in the General Division as a celebration of her distinguished contributions to the visual arts.

The Australian honours system is a platform to recognise the prominent services of notable Australians. The Honourable Paul de Jersey AC presented Sarah with the honours award during a ceremony held at Queensland’s Government House.

Sarah’s devoted efforts to the visual arts cross a span of artistic modes and contributions. She has been involved in print and broadcast media, art criticism and review featured in a range of publications, curatorial work for Griffith Artworks at Griffith University and as the Executive Editor of Eyeline contemporary art magazine.

More information on the award can be found here

Governor of Queensland, October 2019.