Portrait Prize

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Doug Moran National Portrait Prize
... The Doug Moran National Portrait Prize is an annual Australian portrait prize founded by Doug Moran in 1988, the year of Australia's Bicentenary ... It is the richest portrait prize in the world with A$150,000 awarded to the winner and A$10,000 awarded to the runner-up ... Following this, there was no longer a $1000 prize paid to the 30 finalists who did not win, and no longer an international judge ...
Ben Quilty - Awards and Prizes
... A multiple finalist, Quilty won the Archibald Prize in 2011 for his portrait of Australian artist Margaret Olley ... It was his seventh entry to the prize ... In 2009, he won the Doug Moran National Portrait Prize, Australia's most lucrative portrait prize, for a painting of Australian musician Jimmy Barnes ...

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