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Thank you for your entries. Semi-finalists will be announced Thursday 20th September 2018

The Moran Arts Foundation is inviting artists to enter Australia’s richest art competition, the Doug Moran National Portrait Prize.

The winner of this year’s Doug Moran National Portrait Prize will be selected by acclaimed Australian artist Louise Hearman, former Director of the National Gallery of Australia, Dr Ron Radford AM and Greta Moran, Co-founder and Director of the Moran Arts Foundation. 

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Total Prizes $180,000

Individual Prizes
First Prize: $150,000 (One Hundred and Fifty Thousand Dollars)

All Finalists: $1,000 

Entries Close
Midnight Friday 14 September, 2018

Semi Finalists Announced
Thursday 20 September 2018

Finalists Announced
Wednesday 17 October 2018

Winners Announced
Thursday 1 November 2018

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