The Brisbane Portrait Prize is all about celebrating Brisbane portrait artists and their sitters, while encouraging public engagement with the arts.
Any artist with a connection to Brisbane is eligible to enter. The sitter must also have a connection with Brisbane.
All entrants will be eligible for the $50,000 Lord Mayor’s Award which is supported by Brisbane City Council. A further $40,000 of category prizes is also available.
The 2024 Prize consists of two key competitions:
Image: Before the crossroads (Vin age 11) by Fiona Lowry. 2023 Sylvia Jones Award for Women Artists