Shirley Hannan National Portrait Award
Friday 24th July, 2020 - Saturday 12th September, 2020
One of Australia’s most loved and richest realistic portrait prizes.
The Shirley Hannan National Portrait Award is one of Australia’s most loved and richest realistic portrait prizes.
Hannan was a gifted realistic portraitist and well known in the Bega Valley as a staunch supporter and generous patron of the arts.
Her legacy was carried by her husband Brian Settle, and now by Hannan’s son Peter, who is himself a talented photographer. The purse is $50,000, with an additional $3000 for people’s Choice and $500 Mailroom Prize.
Visit the Bega Valley Regional Gallery to view the exhibition until September 12th 2020.