Shirley Hannan National Portrait Award - Art Collector

Nick Stathopoulos, ‘I recognise you’, 2018. Acrylic and oil on linen, 137 x 137cm. Courtesy: the artist and Bega Valley Regional Gallery, Bega.

The Shirley Hannan National Portrait Award is well established as one of Australia’s most loved and richest Portrait Awards. The exhibition is held in June every second year and offers a prize of $50,000. Bega Valley Regional Gallery Director, Iain Dawson, praised the quality of entries, “This year’s entries were our strongest ever and audiences will see works from past winners, Archibald Prize finalists, and many of Australia’s best-known portraitists.”


Exhibition opens: Saturday 27 October 2018     

Exhibition closes: 8 December 2018                     

Location: Bega Valley Regional Gallery, Zingel Place, Bega NSW 2550


Phone: 02 6499 2187                                   



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