National Photographic Portrait Prize 2019

When 26 Feb, 2019 11:00am — 7 Apr, 2019 5:00pm Where National Portrait Gallery, King Edward Terrace, Parkes Website
The National Photographic Portrait Prize is an annual event intended to promote the very best in contemporary photographic portraiture by both professional and aspiring Australian photographers.

The winner for 2019 is Alana Holmberg for her portrait Greta In Her Kitchen, 36 weeks. The highly commended award was won by Alex Vaughan for Sumbawa Pride – Life on a Boat With Eleven Kids. Thanks to our wonderful sponsors the winners of the National Photographic Portrait Prize 2019 will take home $30,000 cash and a swag of prizes.

You can vote for your favourite portrait in our People’s Choice Awards to be in the running to win prizes yourself!

The exhibition of 39 portraits will be on display at the National Portrait Gallery until Sunday 7 April 2019. The exhibition will also tour to a range of venues around Australia.
For more information about this event, call (02) 6102 7000 or visit

How to get there

King Edward Terrace, Parkes ACT 2600, Australia