We acknowledge the Gadigal of the Eora Nation, the traditional custodians of the Country on which the Art Gallery of NSW stands.

Archibald Prize 1993

Entries: 476 (26 selected + Packing Room Prize winner)
Prize money: $25,000
Sponsor: State Bank
Exhibition dates: 3 April to 9 May 1993
Only selected works were exhibited; each artist could submit up to two works

For the first time, the Archibald Prize exhibition toured regionally after showing at the Gallery.

In the second year of the Packing Room Prize, the winner – Angelika Erbsland for a portrait of trainer Colin Hayes with one of his racehorses – was again not selected by the trustees as one of the Archibald finalists.