Two in for Swan Prize
ARTISTS Lynda Tully and Phillip Evans are two of 40 finalists in the prestigious Black Swan Prize for Portraiture.
They will vie for $50,000 donated by The Lester Group and the $7500 People’s Choice Award. Winners will be announced on October 1 at an exclusive awards night.
A record number of entries were received, with 375 artists entering WA’s version of the Archibald Prize.
The event is in its ninth year and is WA’s only portrait prize. It is highly regarded by artists nationwide.
For the full list of the 2015 Black Swan Prize for Portraiture finalists, visit www.blackswanprize.com.au.
Phillip Evans’ portrait of John Evans.