to the Black Swan Prize for Portraiture

The Black Swan Prize is one of Australia's richest Portraiture Prizes. Held in the heart of Perth, Western Australia, it proudly showcases and promotes Australia's most talented artists.

ARTrinsic Inc, the creators and organisers of the Black Swan Prize for Portraiture, was proud to announce a three-year commitment by the Art Gallery of Western Australia (AGWA) in 2017.


Prize Money

The 2018 Black Swan Prize for Portraiture features the $50,000 Lester Group Prize, the $7,500 People's Choice Prize by the Baldock Family, and the $10,000 Tony Fini Foundation Artist Prize.

For a complete list of prizes available to both Adult and Youth artists in 2018 click below:


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