Engelman is a regionally-based Australian artist, whose work is internationally recognised and represented throughout Australia in corporate and government collections. In 2007 she won 5th place in the Florence Biennale in Italy, receiving a Medici Medal for Art, the Lorenzo il Magnifico Award.
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