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Archibald Prize 2018

Entries: 794 (57 selected)
Presenting partner: ANZ
Exhibition dates: 12 May to 9 September 2018
Only selected finalists were exhibited; each artist could submit only one work

Yvette Coppersmith became the tenth woman to win the Archibald Prize, with a self-portrait that referenced the 1922 Archibald self-portrait of George Lambert.

In his first year as head packer, Brett Cuthbertson awards the Packing Room Prize to Jamie Preisz for his portrait of singer Jimmy Barnes.

57 works