Zurich Portrait Prize 2018 at the National Gallery of Ireland.

Zurich Portrait Prize 2019

5 October 2019 – 22 January 2020

Room 23 | Free admission

The annual competition showcasing contemporary portraiture attracts entries from across the island of Ireland, and from Irish artists living abroad. This exhibition will feature a shortlist of portraits chosen by the 2019 judging panel.

The winner of the Zurich Portrait Prize will receive a cash prize of €15,000, plus a commission worth €5,000, to create a work for inclusion in the National Portrait Collection. There are also two awards of €1,500 for highly commended works.

We are now accepting entries for the Zurich Portrait Prize 2019. Find out more here.