Some articles on prize, portrait, portrait prize:
... 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 ...
... 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 ...
Famous quotes containing the words prize and/or portrait:
“In the corrupted currents of this world
Offences gilded hand may shove by justice,
And oft tis seen the wicked prize itself
Buys out the law; but tis not so above:
There is no shuffling.”
—William Shakespeare (15641616)
“I had rather see the portrait of a dog that I know, than all the allegorical paintings they can show me in the world.”
—Samuel Johnson (17091784)