Moran Prizes Settings

Moran Art Prizes 2015
Congratulations Moran Prizes Winners

The Winner of the Prestigious DOUG MORAN NATIONAL PORTRAIT PRIZE is Warren Crossett for his painting titled Self Portrait after St Jerome Flanders

The Winner of the MORAN CONTEMPORARY PHOTOGRAPHIC PRIZE  is Trent Mitchell for his photo Boy in Boat, Hervey Bay Qld 2015.

The Winners of the Student MORAN CONTEMPORARY PHOTOGRAPHIC PRIZE are Yr 11-12 Darcy Barnes for Newspaper Boy and Plastic Girl; Yr 9-10 Yianni Nisiotis for Afternoon Hoops; and Yr 7-8 Poppy Bartholemew for Bespoke

Congratulations to all our Winners.

The Doug Moran National Portrait Prize (DMNPP) is Australia's richest art prize with the winner receiving $150,000 and the Moran Contemporary Photographic Prize (MCPP) winner receiving $50,000 

For the first time, the 2015 finalists in the DMNPP and the MCPP will have the opportunity to exhibit at Juniper Hall in Paddington in addition to $1000 in prize money. The winner of this year’s Portrait Prize will be selected by Angus Trumble, the director of the National Portrait Gallery in Canberra and acclaimed artist Rick Amor

The Photographic Prize winner will be selected by a panel of judges including Cheryl Newman, writer and photography consultant & former Photography Director of the Telegraph Magazine, London, photographic historian Alan Davies, the Emeritus Curator of Photographs at the State Library of New South Wales and Deborah Hutton, the host of Event on Foxtel Arts.

The exhibition is open to the public from 29 October at Juniper Hall in Paddington.






Juniper Hall, Opening Night 2015 Moran Prizes


Juniper Hall, Paddington

Currently on until Sunday 14 February 2016 is the Moran Prizes Exhibiton, featuring the winners and finalists of both the Doug Moran National Portrait Prize and Moran Contemporary Photographic Prize. 

The gallery is open Wednesday to Sunday, 10am - 5pm.   

Address: Juniper Hall, 250 Oxford St Paddington NSW

FREE Exhibition Talks

Join us 3pm Sundays to hear finalists and judges discuss their works and the exhibition, followed by a glass of wine on the beautiful front lawn of Juniper Hall.

Sunday 10th - Wendy Sharpe, 2015 + 2013 DMNPP Finalist

Sunday 17th - Alan Davies, 2015 Photographic Prize Judge and Emeritus Curator of Photographs at the State Library of NSW

Sunday 24th - Guy Morgan, 2015 DMNPP Finalist 

Sunday 31st - Zelko Nedic, 2015 + 2014 MCPP Finalist

Sunday 7th Feb - Justine Muller, 2015 MCPP Finalist

Winners 2015 Moran Prizes: Trent Mitchell and Warren Crossett


Moran Gallery, Sylvania

Southern Printmakers 

Focusing on the practice of printmaking, the works in this exhibition showcase a range of techniques including solar plate, etching, collograph, lino and wood block prints.

Established in 1978, Southern Printmakers are a group of artists from the southern suburbs of Sydney. The members regularly come together to share and expand their knowledge of new techniques. In addition the group regularly enters art awards and holds exhibitions throughout Sydney, interstate and overseas.

Open daily 10am - 4pm, from 11 February to 28 March. Entry is FREE!

Image: Mei ZhaoStreet music, 2015; etching, two plates; image size 20x25cm