2018 Black Swan Prize for Portraiture

Have you been inspired by last year's winners and exhibitions? Take the plunge for your chance to win a part of over $70,000 in prizes.

A list of important dates, our Entry Forms and Terms & Conditions will be available on our website: from March 2018.

We are pleased to confirm that this year's Black Swan Prize Main Awards Exhibition will be held at the Art Gallery of WA from Saturday 27 October – Monday 26 November 2018.

In the meantime, feel free to join our mailing list (or mention the Black Swan Prize to family, friends or colleagues you know would be interested) by clicking here


"Are we to paint what's on the face, what's inside the face, or what's behind it?"- Pablo Picasso