The National Portrait Gallery would like to congratulate the 48 finalists for the National Photographic Portrait Prize 2020! The selected portraits will be on display here in Canberra from 6 March – 10 May 2020. The winner of the NPPP 2020 will be announced at the launch of the exhibition on 13 March along with a bumper crop of prizes from our lovely sponsors!
Brenda L Croft
Rhett Hammerton & Rene Kulitja
Sam Biddle & Mohammad D.
The judging panel this year consisted of National Portrait Gallery Curator, Penelope Grist, artist and photographer, Naomi Hobson, and Curator of Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander Art at the Art Gallery of South Australia and Artistic Director of Tarnanthi, Nici Cumpston.
After the exhibition at the Portrait Gallery the NPPP 2020 will set off on a tour around Australia. If you’d like to see the exhibition at a venue near you, please ask your local gallery to get in touch. Follow us on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram or sign up to receive emails to get the latest information about the National Photographic Portrait Prize.