Brisbane Portrait Prize

Brisbane Portrait Prize is a contemporary portraiture competition showcasing artists and the unique character of our city.

To be eligible, both the artist and the sitter must have a connection to Brisbane.

Key dates

Key dates for 2021 include:

  • 7 March - Entries open
  • 15 August - Entries close
  • 18 September - Finalists announced
  • 29 September - Exhibition opens
  • 6 October - Winners announced
  • 31 October - Exhibition closes.

More information

To find out more about the competition and to read the terms and conditions visit the Brisbane Portrait Prize website.

To find out more about Council’s commitment to creative sector, visit Creative Brisbane.

2020 winners

View the 2020 Brisbane Portrait Prize winner's artworks. You can also view these images on Council's Flickr account.

Brisbane Portrait Prize 2020 winners

 

2019 winners

View the 2019 Brisbane Portrait Prize winners artworks. You can also view these images on Council's Flickr account.

Brisbane Portrait Prize 2019 winners
Last updated: 23 February 2021