To the Black Swan Prize for Portraiture

The 2017 Black Swan Prize is one of Australia's richest Portraiture Prizes. Held in the heart of Perth, Western Australia, it proudly showcases and promotes Australia's top artists.

ARTrinsic Inc, the creators and organisers of the Black Swan Prize for Portraiture, is proud to announce a three-year commitment by the Art Gallery of Western Australia (AGWA).

Prize Money

The 2017 Black Swan Prize for Portraiture features the $50,000 Lester Group Prize, the $7,500  People's Choice Prize and the NEW $10,000 Tony Fini Foundation Artist Prize. For a complete list of prizes available to artists in 2017 click below:

How to Enter

Entry forms and Terms and Conditions are now available to artists via this website.

Click here to enter the Adult Competition.

Click here to enter the Youth Competition.