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The National Portrait Gallery acknowledges the Traditional Custodians of Country throughout Australia and recognises the continuing connection to lands, waters and communities. We pay our respect to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander cultures and to Elders both past and present.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander viewers are warned that this website contains images of deceased persons.

Laurie Chow, engineer, Glebe Island Bridge, Sydney, 1995 (printed 2000) David Moore
Laurie Chow, engineer, Glebe Island Bridge, Sydney, 1995 (printed 2000) David Moore
Laurie Chow, engineer, Glebe Island Bridge, Sydney, 1995 (printed 2000) David Moore

Laurie Chow, engineer, Glebe Island Bridge, Sydney, 1995 (printed 2000) David Moore

Portrait, gelatin silver photograph on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
The series David Moore: From Face to Face was acquired by gift of the artist and financial assistance from Timothy Fairfax AC and L Gordon Darling AC CMG 2001

George Chow Bow, 2017 Pamela See
George Chow Bow, 2017 Pamela See
George Chow Bow, 2017 Pamela See

George Chow Bow, 2017 Pamela See

Portrait, papercut silhouette drawing

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Purchased 2019

Laurie Carmichael, 1981 (printed 2018) Gary Ede
Laurie Carmichael, 1981 (printed 2018) Gary Ede
Laurie Carmichael, 1981 (printed 2018) Gary Ede

Laurie Carmichael, 1981 (printed 2018) Gary Ede

Portrait, inkjet print on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Purchased 2018

Mr Laurie Carmichael, 1973 Frank Hinder
Mr Laurie Carmichael, 1973 Frank Hinder
Mr Laurie Carmichael, 1973 Frank Hinder

Mr Laurie Carmichael, 1973 Frank Hinder

Portrait, fibre-tipped pen, wash on paper

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Gift of HOTA (Home of the Arts), Gold Coast 2019 with the encouragement of Patrick Corrigan AM

Nancy Borlase and Laurie Short, 1991 Jenny Sages
Nancy Borlase and Laurie Short, 1991 Jenny Sages
Nancy Borlase and Laurie Short, 1991 Jenny Sages

Nancy Borlase and Laurie Short, 1991 Jenny Sages

Portrait, oil on canvas

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Gift of the Margaret Olley Art Trust 1998

Study for self portrait, c. 1965 Jean Appleton
Study for self portrait, c. 1965 Jean Appleton
Study for self portrait, c. 1965 Jean Appleton

Study for self portrait, c. 1965 Jean Appleton

Portrait, oil on masonite

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Gift of Laurie Curley OAM and Mrs Robyn Curley 2012

Double Portrait: Vida and Marie Breckenridge (study), 1999 Nancy Borlase
Double Portrait: Vida and Marie Breckenridge (study), 1999 Nancy Borlase
Double Portrait: Vida and Marie Breckenridge (study), 1999 Nancy Borlase

Double Portrait: Vida and Marie Breckenridge (study), 1999 Nancy Borlase

Portrait, oil on canvas

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Gift of Marie Breckenridge 2004

Pat Mackie, 2004 Nancy Borlase
Pat Mackie, 2004 Nancy Borlase
Pat Mackie, 2004 Nancy Borlase

Pat Mackie, 2004 Nancy Borlase

Portrait, oil on canvas

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Purchased 2004

Charles (still from video)  by Amiel Courtin-Wilson

The Winner of the Digital Portraiture Award 2016 is... 2 December 2016

Archived media releases 2016

The winner of the Digital Portraiture Award 2016 has been announced. Congratulations to Amiel Courtin-Wilson for his submission titled Charles.

masculine/feminine, 2010 by Bridget Mac
NYSPP 2010 winner

National Youth Self Portrait Prize NYSPP 2010

Previous exhibition, 2010

An annual event, the National Youth Self Portrait Prize seeks to encourage young people to embrace self portraiture and its expressive possibilities.

James McClelland, 1946 Nancy Borlase
James McClelland, 1946 Nancy Borlase
James McClelland, 1946 Nancy Borlase

James McClelland, 1946 Nancy Borlase

Portrait, oil on composition board

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Gift of Gillian Appleton (McClelland) 1999
Donated through the Australian Government's Cultural Gifts Program

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The National Portrait Gallery acknowledges the Traditional Custodians of Country throughout Australia and recognises the continuing connection to lands, waters and communities. We pay our respect to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander cultures and to Elders both past and present.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander viewers are warned that this website contains images of deceased persons.