Artist: Dawn Stubbs
Title: Black and Blue
Subject: Max Stubbs

Judges’ Comments:

Gary Dufour, Helen Carroll-Fairhall, Wendy Sharpe

“The winning portrait is intimate and quietly compelling. It draws you into the subject with the finesse in handling of paint as well as the artist’s compassion for her subject. This is a sensitive and delicate work.”

Highly Commended Winners

Artist: Paul Ryan
Title: Quilty Cullen. Australian Primitive
Subject: Ben Quilty & Adam Cullen

Artist: Marcus Wills
Subject: Lauren Russell
Title: Woman Crouching (Lauren)

Artist: Anne McCaughey
Subject: Karen Kain
Title: Not Fade Away

$7500 Perrine People's Choice

Kailis Prize for Excellence


Artist: Joanne Morris
Subject: Vincent Fantauzzo
Title: Vincent – Contemplation


Artist: Cynthia Ellis
Subject: David Bromfield
Title: Dr David Bromfield