For Educators: preparing for the Who’s who portrait prize
Introduce students to exploring, interpreting and creating portraiture
Coinciding with the Geelong Gallery's presentation of the Art Gallery of New South Wales' Archibald Prize 2017, this student prize marks Jules Francois Archibald’s connection to Geelong and aims to encourage and inspire young artists to celebrate local or regional identities, their personal histories and achievements—through portraiture. Selected entries will be exhibited across Geelong including Geelong Gallery, Westfield Shopping Centre and more.
Entries to 2017 Who’s who portrait prize have now closed.
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Who’s who portrait prize 2017 key dates
Who’s who portrait prize finalists and winners announced and entrants informed of their submission location: Friday 20 October 2017
Exhibition dates: 21 October to 10 December 2017
2017 Archibald Prize and Who's who portrait prize Educator's preview: Tuesday 31 October, bookings essential
People’s choice prize will be announced: Tuesday 12 December 2017
All entries must be collected by Friday 15 December 2017 from Geelong Gallery
Who’s who portrait prize 2017 key documents
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Who’s who portrait prize supporters