Bendigo Bank Andrew Fisher Portrait Prize 

Queensland artists were invited to submit a painting for the Bendigo Bank Andrew Fisher Portrait Prize 2018.  

The Bendigo Bank Andrew Fisher Portrait Prize is a biennial competition in the manner of the Archibald Prize and subjects must be distinguished and living in the State of Queensland.

Schedule of prizes:

  • 1st Prize: $3,000
  • 2nd Prize: $2,000
  • 3rd Prize: $1,000
  • Highly commended: 4 x $500
  • Packers' Prize: $250 (Packers' Prize is selected by the Gympie Regional Gallery Tuesday Art Group).

2018 Prize Winners

First Prize:
Jane Grealy Back from Black Sitter: Jane Grealy
Second Prize:
Wendy Talbot The V.I.P with the V.I.C Sitter: Joyce Bott
Third Prize:
Glenn Miller Grahame in the Studio Sitter: Graheme Miller
Highly Commended:
Jo Williams Wendy Sitter: Wendy Talbot
Veronika Zeil Professor John Rolfe Sitter: Professor John Rolfe
Graham E Coombs Mick Vernardos Sitter: Mick Vernardos
Chris Postle Richard Sitter: Richard Denham
Packer's Prize:
Tricia Migdoll A Poet Sitter: John Isaacs-Young