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Archibald, Wynne & Sulman 2012 winners

Tim Storrier wins this year’s Archibald Prize for his self portrait

Archibald Prize winner

Tim Storrier The histrionic wayfarer (after Bosch), Archibald Prize 2012 winner

Artist information: Archibald Prize winner, Tim Storrier

This year, the 91st year of the Archibald Prize, there were 839 entries, 783 entries for the Wynne, and 654 entries for the Sulman.

The Archibald and Wynne prizes are judged by the Trustees of the Art Gallery of New South Wales. The judge for the Sulman Prize was Susan Norrie.

The Archibald winner receives $75,000, the winner of the Wynne Prize for landscape painting or figure sculpture receives $35,000, the winner of the Sulman Prize for subject/genre painting and/or mural receives $30,000 and the winner of the Watercolour Prize (part of the Wynne Prize) receives $2,000.

Imants Tillers wins this year’s Wynne Prize for Waterfall (after Williams).
Nigel Milsom wins this year’s Sulman Prize for Judo House pt 4 (Golden mud).
Susan J White wins this year’s Watercolour Prize for Salamander Bay.

Wynne and Sulman Prize winners

Left: Imants Tillers Waterfall (after Williams), Wynne Prize 2012 winner
Right: Nigel Milsom Judo House pt 4 (Golden mud), Sulman Prize 2012 winner

Regional tour

10 June 2012 – 8 July 2012TarraWarra Museum of Art, Victoria
14 July 2012 – 26 August 2012Newcastle Art Gallery
1 September 2012 – 14 October 2012Cowra Regional Art Gallery
20 October 2012 – 2 December 2012Western Plains Cultural Centre
7 December 2012 – 20 January 2013Grafton Regional Gallery
25 January 2013 – 10 March 2013Hawkesbury Regional Gallery
15 March 2013 – 28 April 2013New England Regional Art Museum

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On view
31 Mar – 3 Jun 2012
Art Gallery of New South Wales
Art Gallery Road, The Domain, Sydney


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