In conjunction with the Archibald Prize 2014, this year’s winner of the Packing Room Prize is Tim Storrier for his portrait of Dr Sir Leslie Colin Patterson KCB AO. Announced Friday 18 July, the Art Gallery of New South Wales was abuzz with anticipation as the winner out of the select 6 finalists – Mitch Cairns, Da Peng Liu, Fiona Lowry, Tim Maguire, Jude Rae and Salvatore Zofrea – was announced. His face has hung in the Archibald almost as often as his own entries have. All rights reserved.
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'Time to leave our colonial past behind': Barbados to remove Queen Elizabeth II as head of stateLowry said she first spotted her subject at a gallery opening in Sydney about six years ago. Here are the finalists and category winners from 1,015 entries across all states Photo: Winner of the Packing Room Prize in conjunction with the Archibald Prize 2014 for his portrait, Tim Storrier's painting of Dr Sir Leslie Colin Patterson KCB AO. Can you identify these Australians by their Archibald portrait? Australia's premier portrait competition is never short of famous faces ... although it's not always easy to recognise them, as these 2014 Archibald Prize finalists prove There was a clear winner for this year’s 2014 Archibald Prize, Fiona Lowry has taken the cake, and is now enjoying it immensely. "So in this instance we went to Penelope's house, her iconic house in Killara, which she designed with her late husband Harry Seidler in the 1960s," she said.Sydney artist Fiona Lowry has won this year's Archibald Prize with a portrait of architect Penelope Seidler. The Archibald Prize was the first major prize for portraiture in Australian art.It was first awarded in 1921 after the receipt of a bequest from J. F. Archibald, the editor of The Bulletin who died in 1919.
The Archibald's record of rewarding female artists is even more lopsided, with only seven female artists winning the prize nine times in total.