SYDNEY ARTIST LIAM AMBROSE WINS INAUGURAL $10,000 NATIONAL YOUTH PORTRAIT PRIZE The suspense was palpable in the crowd this hot and steamy evening at the Bega Valley Regional Gallery as lauded young artist ABDUL ABDULLAH announced the winner of the inaugural $10,000 National Youth Portrait Prize.
Bega Valley Regional Gallery Director IAIN DAWSON speaks to guest judge of THE SHIRL, acclaimed young Australian multidisciplinary artist ABDUL ABDULLAH.
Launch Night! Our special guest judge is Dr. Christopher Chapman, Senior Curator at the National Portrait Gallery Canberra. Winner of the 2016 Award is Sally Robinson with her portrait of Ella Rubelli. "Like all artists I enter art competitions in the hope of getting exposure for my work.
Join 2016 SHNPA judge Dr. Christopher Chapman on opening night talk through his choice of Sally Robinson's painting, Ella Rubeli.