The New Zealand Portrait Gallery hosts the 15th annual Adam Portraiture Award. This premier portrait competition exhibits the best in contemporary New Zealand painted portraiture. 

This year’s finalists and winner have been selected by judge Angus Trumble, Director of the National Portrait Gallery Australia, and the winner will receive a $20,000 prize. 

The public can also have their say, with people’s choice judging running for the duration of the exhibition.


Image: 2016 Winner Adam Portraiture Award, 3 Sisters (detail), 2015, Andre Bronnimann, oil on canvas, New Zealand Portrait Gallery Collection



Thursday 01 Mar –
Sunday 27 May

Open daily 10.30am–4.30pm


Free!


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