For Educators: preparing for the Who’s who portrait prize

15 September until 18 November

Introduce students to exploring, interpreting and creating portraiture

Coinciding with the Geelong Gallery's presentation of the Art Gallery of New South Wales' 2018 Archibald Prize, 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. 

To participate in 2018, please complete the Who’s who portrait prize school registration form.

Who’s who portrait prize 2018 key dates

Who’s who portrait prize school registrations close Friday 20 July

Who’s who portrait prize entries delivered to Geelong Gallery Friday 10 August (by 5.00pm)

Who’s who portrait prize finalists and winners announced: Saturday 15 September

Exhibition dates: 15 September to 18 November

2018 Archibald Prize and Who's who portrait prize Educator's preview Thursday 11 October

People’s choice prize will be announced: Wednesday 21 November

All entries must be collected by Friday 23 November from Geelong Gallery

Key documents

2018 Conditions of entry

2018 Entry form


Who’s who portrait prize supporters