Archibald Prize 2013
19 Oct 2013 - 8 Dec 2013
One of Australia’s most prestigious art awards on show at Hazelhurst.
Since its inception in 1921, the Archibald Prize has continued to be one of Australia’s most prestigious art awards and never fails to draw interest, attention and debate. Awarded to the best portrait painting, the Archibald Prize is a who’s who of Australian culture – from politicians to celebrities, sporting heroes to artists. In 2013, 868 entries were received and judged by the Trustees of the Art Gallery of New South Wales. Del Kathryn Barton was selected as the winner, receiving $75,000 for her painting, hugo.
An Art Gallery of New South Wales exhibition toured by Museums & Galleries NSW.
Image: Vincent Fantauzzo Love face (detail). Image courtesy of Art Gallery of NSW.