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 Pool

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

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




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To find out more about our 2018 JUDGES & PRE-SELECTION PANELISTS, click below: