National Photographic Portrait Prize 2016
This exhibition is selected from a national field of entries, reflecting the distinctive vision of Australia’s aspiring and professional portrait photographers and the unique nature of their subjects. This year’s winner was Elizabeth Looker for her portrait Life Dancers. The highly commended portrait was Asha on North Brother by Sean Davey. The inaugural Art Handler’s Award went to On Albatross Island by Matthew Newton. The People’s Choice Award goes to David Darcy’s portrait of Levi Miller on the set of Red Dog: True Blue.