Congratulations on winning Limelight’s Australian Artist of the Year: Critics’ Choice!

I’m absolutely delighted. It just reinforces that my work is connecting with audiences and that’s very gratifying. We’re vain creatures, artists, we never get tired of being told people like us. I often go a bit out there on programming and this indicates people respond to that so that’s very satisfying.

Simone Young Simone Young. Photo © Monika Rittershaus 

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