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Entries Open Now: 2021 Martin Kantor Portrait Prize

BY Ballarat International Foto Biennale | 28-Sep-2020
This photographic prize is now calling for entries! Open to all photographers and photo media artists.
Entries Open Now: 2021 Martin Kantor Portrait Prize
2019 Martin Kantor Portrait Prize Winner - Penelope Hunt, Finding Focus, 2019
Entries are now open for the 2021 Martin Kantor Portrait Prize. This is open to all photographers and photo media artists, giving you the chance to have your work displayed and viewed at the Ballarat International Foto Biennale from 28 August to 24 October 2021 in Ballarat.

The Ballarat International Foto Biennale Martin Kantor Portrait Prize is both an exhibition and award for a photographic artwork of a significant Australian. The photographic work must be a portrait of a living individual distinguished in art, letters, science, sports or politics.

The acquisitive first prize of AUD $15,000, generously supported by the Dara Foundation, will be awarded to the work judged to be an exceptional photographic portrait of a significant Australian.

Applications open: Now
Applications close: 1 May 2021, 11.59PM AEST
Finalists notified: 15 June 2021

Entries will be judged by:
Naomi Cass, Director of the Castlemaine Art Museum
Max Delany, Artistic Director and CEO of Australian Centre for Contemporary Art (ACCA)
Bill Henson, Leading Australian Photographer
Fiona Sweet, Director of the Ballarat International Foto Biennale


If you have any queries please email info@ballaratfoto.org