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Archibald Prize

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The Archibald Prize is a very prestigious annual prize for portrait painting. It is organized by the Trustees of the Art Gallery of New South Wales.
Answer The Archibald Prize is judged by the Trustees of the Art Gallery of New South Wales. The details are at http:/www.artgallery.nsw.gov.au/aboutus/faq/prizes/art_prize_judges. A list of the trustees is again here: http:/www.artgallery.nsw.gov.au/aboutus/senior_gallery_staff, but they are: …
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The Archibald Prize is an annual prize set up by a bequest in the will of Jules Francois Archibald in 1919. The bequest stipulated that first prize was to be awarded it an Australian artist for the best portrait of a man or woman distinguished in art, letters, science or politics. The Archibald Exhi…
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All artwork makes demand on the audience. They require the audience to make inferences about the piece based on context and culture.
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The Archibald prize this is regarded as the most important portraiture prize, and is the most prominent of all arts prizes, in Australia. It was first awarded in 1921 after a bequest from Jules François Archibald,, the editor of The Bulletin who died in 1919. It is administered by the Trustees of t…
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The Archibald Prize is judged by the Trustees of the Art Gallery of New South Wales.
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To win the Archibald prize, the artwork must be a portrait (preferably) of a man or woman distinguished in Art, Letters, Science or Politics and be made by someone who lived in Australasia in the past year the of date fixed for sending in the artworks.
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The artwork must be a portrait (preferably) of a man or woman distinguished in Art, Letters, Science or Politics.
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the Art Gallery of New South Wales.
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Archibald believed that it was important for a nation as young as Australia to have a strong sense of national identity, and he decided to encourage this through a portraiture prize. The prize was to achieve three key aims: to promote portraiture, encourage Australian artists and memorialize promine…
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Because it is a contest patronised by Australia's top artists as well as some new ones.
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The entries for the Archibald prize are democratically judged by the Art Gallery of NSW's Board of Trustees. Currently the board has 11 members, including the President Mr. Steven M. Lowry, and the Vice President Ms. Sandra McPhee. Want more detail? Check the related links for "Judging Process" and…
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The best example of an antonym is good and bad since they are opposite in meaning. Another type is tired and awake.
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"The portrait," Archibald wrote, should be "preferentially of some man or woman distinguished in Art, Letters, Science or Politics." The Trustees of the Art Gallery of New South Wales award the prize annually.
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you have to pay $30 to get in and there is a form you have to fill out
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I'm pretty sure it was in 1921...
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Richard Flangan was the subject of the 2003 Archibald Prize winning portrait.
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Archibald believed that it was important for a nation as young as Australia to have a strong sense of national identity, and he decided to encourage this through a portraiture prize. The prize was to achieve three key aims: to promote portraiture, encourage Australian artists and memorialize promine…
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2000 in 2012
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Australian painter Guy Maestri.
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He started it and set up the rules.
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pay 30 dollars handling fee for each work entered. one work can only be entered in one competition only. THe size restriction must only be about no longer than 90 000 square cm. Sculptures cannot exceed 3 meters in height, 2 square meters in area or 1000 kg in weight. PAINTING , DRAWING ENTRIES MU…
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Because the marsh mellow man loves his lol ip ops
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Over the years the Archibald Prize has attracted some controversy because the artists' signatures are not covered and as the judges include several artists, it's been claimed that judges vote for their friends (or the artist's reputation) rather than the painting.
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He left money for an annual prize and set up the rules.
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The painting of Geoffrey was on oil on linen and was 200cm x 168cm i am yet to find out what guy used to paint his portrait but i wish you the best of luck KEEP LOOKING Rosie
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It is awarded by the Art Gallery of New South Wales.
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The Archibald Prize is awarded in Sydney. Of course Australian media make a big fuss about it, and to a lesser extent media in other English-speaking countries.
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The first one was in 1921.
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Sir William Alexandera Dargie who has won the 1941, 1942, 1945, 1946, 1947, 1950 and 1952.
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because he jf before he past away he saved up allot of money maybe 986.897.968.456 dollars and put that in his will so when he had died they would build a foutine in Hydra/Hydre park and put the rest of the money on the winner of the Archibald prize which is $1500.maybe that the answer really i wasn…
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Then Archibald prize started in 1921 but i don't know how does anyone?
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The Archibald Prize was named after John Feltham Archibald who was later then known as Jules Francois Archibald. The Archibald prize was named after his death in 1919, where he left 89,061 pounds (which is 139,626 USD or 142,796 AUD). After his death one-tenth of the prize was provided for the Archi…
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The last name Archibald means Bold The name is Italian, French, and British[english]
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mark thompson's birth date,as mentioned, is incorrect. It is 13 dec 1949. Don't know who was born on 1 dec 1955 but it wasn't mark thompson, the artist!
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Geoffrey Dyer won the 2003 Archibald Prize for his portrait of Richard Flanagan.
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The first winner of the 1921 Archibald prize was a portrait by a man called William Beckwith McInnesa and he painted another man called Desbrowe Annear. It was oil on canvas and the dimensions were 108x104cm.  
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The Archibald Prize is organized by the Trustees of the Art Gallery of New South Wales.
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It is administered by the Trustees of the Art Gallery of New South Wales.
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William Dobell won with his painting of Joshua Smith.
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J. F. Archibald was born on January 14, 1856.
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J. F. Archibald was born on January 14, 1856.
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J. F. Archibald was born on January 14, 1856 and died on September 10, 1919. J. F. Archibald would have been 63 years old at the time of death or 159 years old today.
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J. F. Archibald died on September 10, 1919 at the age of 63.
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J. F. Archibald died on September 10, 1919 at the age of 63.
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The Archibald Prize was first awarded to W. B. McInnes in 1921.
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The 2009 winner of the Archibald Prize was Guy Maestri.
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You can win up to $75000You'll have a lot of respect and recognition
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I know, right? Nobody has the answer! The size of the painting Dorothy Hewitt by Geoffrey Proud is 122 x 92 (cm) but I have no idea what Del Kathryn Barton's "You are what is beautfiul in me" is. I have to do a project on it and the media, the size of the painting and it's subects (already know the …
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Art Gallery of New South Wales.
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The winners used to get $35 000 but now receive $50 000 in prize money
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they were like so amazed on how stupid the event is
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Probably most of the general public has never heard of it!
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J.F archibald
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Any body can enter the Archibald Prize, but you have to be over 18 years of age and you have to be an Australia resident that has lived in Australia for at lest 1 year.
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Archibold Fenton was a boatbuilder in Gloucester, Mass.. Builder of Howard Blackburn's "Great Republic".
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The Packing Room Prize is awarded by the gallery staff who unpack the entries then put them in the order from best to worst through their eyes.
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Dobell won the archibald prize in 1943 and many people believed his painting was exagurated and so it should be called a caricature.
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The Archibald is so important because it is tradition. One man spent thousands of dollars to the gallery so that the Archibald could take place.
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Only Sam Leach knows why.
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For one thing the prize money is a good thing for any artist. Perhaps even more important is the publicity they get winning a major award. People get to know this name as being a proficient artist, which means higher prices paid for the artworks. ^^^^^^^^^ lolololol bullshxit This answer is fxuc…
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The Archibald prize was set up in 1921. So ...
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identify how the subject matter is selected for an artwork to be submitted in the archibald prize
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Jules François Archibald, known as J. F. Archibald, born the 14th January 1856 and died the 10th September 1919 in sydney
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a man or women is allowed to be painted they must be distinguished in art, letters, science or politics also.... gemma is awesome
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William Dobell and his artwork of Margaret Olley (1948) and Joshua smith (1943.
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Jules Francois Archibald.
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i dint know
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January 4, 1958
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on the website is ses $50,000 dollars not 9 millin
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Because he left the money for this prize and set up the rules.
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$75 000 - 2012
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The youngest to enter the Archibald Prize was Rolf Harris, who was 15 at the time he entered in 1946.
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Because he can do what he wants! Don't judge him for that
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With All New Stuff!
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Any person who has been a resident of Australia for over 12 months can enter.
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It was set up in 1921. So ...
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In the gallery of NSW, Sydney, Australa.
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Annually at the NSW State Gallery
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Encyclopedia means dictionary but, instead of a collection of books it is only on one subject.
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Craig Ruddy's 2004 prize winning entry "Two Worlds" was controversial because the work was created using mostly charcoal and graphite making the image an illustration rather than a painting. While there is no definitive rule of the Archibald that states the work has to be a painting, it has been arg…
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you need to have a portrait. it is said that the prize is most likely going to be awarded to a portrait of a celebrity.
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