The Moran Arts Foundation have announced this year’s judges for the Doug Moran National Portrait Prize and the judges for the Moran Contemporary Photographic Prize. Winners will be announced on Tuesday 28 October 2014. The Moran Art Prizes exhibition will be held at Juniper Hall, Paddington, Sydney, from Wednesday 29 October until Sunday 15 February 2015.
For 25 years, The Moran Prizes have been supporting the individuality of Australian artists and their talents.
In celebration of Australia's bicentennial, Doug and Greta Moran established the Moran Arts Foundation, aiming to foster portraiture skills. Since 2007, the Foundation has also been a strong supporter of excellence in photography. Click on news article title above for more details.
The Moran Prizes are about the greatness in every Australian. Veteran art curator and director, Daniel Thomas AM will be again supporting The Moran Prizes, judging the 2013 portrait finalists along side Artist, Ben Quilty. Click on news article title above for more details.
In 2013 the Moran Contemporary Photographic Prizes to be awarded are:
Open Section - $100,000 in prize money with the winner awarded $50,000. Runners-up and highly commended works will also be awarded $50,000.
Schools Sections - $20,000 plus camera prizes to be awarded. Click on news article title to see the full article.