List of Archibald Prize winners

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This is a list of winners of the Archibald Prize for portraiture. As many of the paintings are copyrighted, a link to images has been listed where available.

List of winnersEdit

 
W B McInnes's Portrait of Miss Collins won the 1924 Archibald Prize
 
John Longstaff's Dr Alexander Leeper won the 1928 Archibald Prize
 
William Dargie Lt-General The Hon Edmund Herring, KBC, DSO, MC, ED won the 1945 Archibald Prize

Year – Artist – Title

  • 2013: Del Kathryn Barton - Hugo Weaving

Winners of the Packing Room PrizeEdit

Winners of the People's Choice AwardEdit

Notable finalistsEdit

Besides the winners, there have been many Archibald finalists of Australian celebrities, including musicians, athletes, politicians, film-makers and artists. Some selected ones: (listed ArtistSubject)

1946
  • Rolf Harris – Portrait of a School Boy (self portrait)
1979
  • Bressow, Lance – Dame Joan Sutherland
  • Palaitis, Josonia – The Honourable John Howard, M.P.
  • Pendlebury, L Scott – Anne and Drew Pendlebury (Actress and Musician respectively) ( Drew Pendlebury band member of The Sports )

1980sEdit

1980
1981
1982
  • Dupain, Rex – Max's Muse (Max Dupain)
  • La Gerche, Geoff – Patrick White
  • Markstein, Ted – The Great White Hope in the Land of the Blind (Patrick White) 15' x 5' oil on canvas. Lost by the University of NSW about 11 years ago.
1983
1984
1985
1986
1987
1988
1989

1990sEdit

1990
1991/1992
1993
1994
1995
1996
1997
1998
1999

2000sEdit

2000

As well as the usual Archibald with its set criteria, there was a Sporting Archibald which had a focus on sport due to the 2000 Sydney Olympics.

2001
2002
2003
2004
2005
2006
2009

2010sEdit

2010
2011

ReferencesEdit

  1. "And the winner of the Archibald Prize is ..." Sydney Morning Herald. 15 April 2011. Retrieved 15 April 2011.

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