PORTRAITURE PRIZE WINNERS - 2012

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Lester Group Prize

 

Prize: $40,000

Artist: Dawn Stubbs

Subject: Max Stubbs

Title: Black and Blue

 

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Judges Comment:

The winning portrait is intimate and quietly compelling. It draws you into the subject with the finesse in handling of paint as well as the artist's compassion for her subject. This is a sensitive and delicate work.

Gary Dufour, Helen Carroll-Fairhall, Wendy Sharpe


Perrine People's Choice

 

Prize: $7,500

 

Artist: Joanne Morris

Subject: Vincent Fantauzzo

Title: Vincent - Contemplation

 


 Kailis Prize for Excellence

 

Prize: Jewelery valued at $3,950

 

Artist: Cynthia Ellis

Subject: David Bromfield

Title: Dr David Bromfield


Highly Commended

Artist: Paul Ryan

Subject: Ben Quilty & Adam Cullen

Title: Quilty Cullen. Australian Primitive

 

Artist: Anne McCaughey

Subject: Karen Kain

Title: Not Fade Away

 

Artist: Marcus Wills

Subject: Lauren Russell

Title: Woman Crouching (Lauren)