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The National Portrait Gallery acknowledges the Traditional Custodians of Country throughout Australia and recognises the continuing connection to lands, waters and communities. We pay our respect to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander cultures and to Elders both past and present.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander viewers are warned that this website contains images of deceased persons.

2020, 2021 Jaq Grantford
Winner 2022

2020
2021

Jaq Grantford

Shadow crown, 2021 Nicholas Hopwood
Highly Commended 2022

Shadow crown
2021

Nicholas Hopwood

Alex Miller, novelist, 2022 Hong Fu
Highly Commended 2022

Alex Miller, novelist
2022

Hong Fu

Weight of the Mind's Periapt, 2021 Jane Allan
Art Handlers' Award 2022

Weight of the Mind's Periapt
2021

Jane Allan

Eleven, 2020 Miriam Fraser
Finalist 2022

Eleven
2020

Miriam Fraser

Ngambri Woman, 2021 Narelle Zeller
Finalist 2022

Ngambri Woman
2021

Narelle Zeller

Sabine Desrondaux - Woman of Letters, 2021 Tony Sowersby
Finalist 2022

Sabine Desrondaux - Woman of Letters
2021

Tony Sowersby

Une Femme Amoureuse, Self portrait as Mireille Mathieu, 2022 Yvette Coppersmith
Finalist 2022

Une Femme Amoureuse, Self portrait as Mireille Mathieu
2022

Yvette Coppersmith

The Epitome of Hymie, 2021 Daniel Wein
Finalist 2022

The Epitome of Hymie
2021

Daniel Wein

Lucinda, Tram Driver, 2021 Avraham Vofsi
Finalist 2022

Lucinda, Tram Driver
2021

Avraham Vofsi

First Responder - James Graham, 2021 Betina Fauvel-Ogden
Finalist 2022

First Responder - James Graham
2021

Betina Fauvel-Ogden

Man with two lives, 2021 Caroline Zilinsky
Finalist 2022

Man with two lives
2021

Caroline Zilinsky

Architect Gregory Burgess in his office, 2022 Chonggang Du
Finalist 2022

Architect Gregory Burgess in his office
2022

Chonggang Du

It is what it is 2019 Craig Handley
Finalist 2022

It is what it is 2019
2019

Craig Handley

'Night studio No. 2', 2021 Cynthia Breusch
Finalist 2022

'Night studio No. 2'
2021

Cynthia Breusch

The Biologist (Bob Wong), 2021 Darren McDonald
Finalist 2022

The Biologist (Bob Wong)
2021

Darren McDonald

Self portrait and landscape with a dead horse, 2021 Effie Mandalos
Finalist 2022

Self portrait and landscape with a dead horse
2021

Effie Mandalos

A moment in time, 2021 Eleni Nakopoulos
Finalist 2022

A moment in time
2021

Eleni Nakopoulos

Triceratops, 2021 Esther Erlich
Finalist 2022

Triceratops
2021

Esther Erlich

Ngurin-Nyunggu: Ngarluma Elder, Tim Douglas, 2019 Evert Ploeg
Finalist 2022

Ngurin-Nyunggu: Ngarluma Elder, Tim Douglas
2019

Evert Ploeg

Dr Charlie Teo operating on my brain, 2021 Filippa Buttitta
Finalist 2022

Dr Charlie Teo operating on my brain
2021

Filippa Buttitta

COVID Self portrait 2, 2020 Glenn Morgan
Finalist 2022

COVID Self portrait 2
2020

Glenn Morgan

Gareth, 2021 Harley Manifold
Finalist 2022

Gareth
2021

Harley Manifold

Vegan in a leather coat (self portrait), 2022 Jenny Rodgerson
Finalist 2022

Vegan in a leather coat (self portrait)
2022

Jenny Rodgerson

Look Whales, 2020 Jiawei Shen
Finalist 2022

Look Whales
2020

Jiawei Shen

Becoming (The Artist's Daughter), 2020 Kathie Mason
Finalist 2022

Becoming (The Artist's Daughter)
2020

Kathie Mason

Season of Change, 2021 Maxim Chikanchi
Finalist 2022

Season of Change
2021

Maxim Chikanchi

Shaun: Warda Kadak, Becoming, 2020 Melissa Clements
Finalist 2022

Shaun: Warda Kadak, Becoming
2020

Melissa Clements

Zaachariaha, 2021 Michael Simms
Finalist 2022

Zaachariaha
2021

Michael Simms

Self portrait in lockdown, 2021 Paul Newton
Finalist 2022

Self portrait in lockdown
2021

Paul Newton

Ian, 2020 Phil Went
Finalist 2022

Ian
2020

Phil Went

Peter Brown, 2021 Qiang Zhang
Finalist 2022

Peter Brown
2021

Qiang Zhang

Self portrait, 2021 Rachael Robb
Finalist 2022

Self portrait
2021

Rachael Robb

Behind closed doors, 2021 Renata Pari-Lewis
Finalist 2022

Behind closed doors
2021

Renata Pari-Lewis

Self portrait, 2021 Robert Hannaford AM
Finalist 2022

Self portrait
2021

Robert Hannaford AM

Maria, 2022 Sean Hutton
Finalist 2022

Maria
2022

Sean Hutton

'How many days?' Dr Bronwyn Wells, 2021 Tamas Wells
Finalist 2022

'How many days?' Dr Bronwyn Wells
2021

Tamas Wells

Understanding Tsering: Shadow and Light, 2019 Tom Hermann
Finalist 2022

Understanding Tsering: Shadow and Light
2019

Tom Hermann

A Dance to the Music of Time (Self portrait), 2022 Wendy Sharpe
Finalist 2022

A Dance to the Music of Time (Self portrait)
2022

Wendy Sharpe

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