Event Detail

Event Detail

About Face 2017 - Gosford Junior Portrait Prize


This is the third year of About Face, Gosford Junior Portrait Prize at Gosford Regional Gallery. The generous support from professional artist Jocelyn Maughan means the continuation of this great competition. With a prize pool of $1,000 budding young artists between the ages of 5 to 18 are invited to submit a portrait.

There are only three rules to enter the prize.

1. The portrait must be on A4 paper, and in portrait (vertical) orientation.

2. The subject should be of a person who is special to you - someone you know and who plays a significant role in your life which is drawn from life. (not a celebrity taken from a photo in a magazine or on the internet).

3. The artist must be between the ages of 5 and 18.

Deadline for Entries

Tuesday 2nd January 2018 - register them online here

Exhibition of Finalists

5th January to 17th January 2018


Friday 5th January 2018, 11.00am

Supported by

The Jocelyn Maughan Art Foundation and About Face