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KATHERINE HATTAM | Archibald Prize 2023 Finalist | The Guardian

27 Apr

Archibald prize 2023 finalists: Sam Neill, Archie Roach, Claudia Karvan and more – in pictures

 Kirthana Selvaraj’s painting ‘Ramesh and the blue figure with snake’, of artist Ramesh Mario Nithiyendran. Photograph: Jenni Carter/AGNSW

The 57 finalists for the 2023 Archibald prize have been revealed by the Art Gallery of NSW. Here is a selection of this year’s finalists, including portraits by Anh Do, Sarah McCloskey and Oliver Watts. The full group can be seen at the gallery’s website.

On 5 May the winning painting will be announced. The $100,000 prize is awarded to the best portrait of a person ‘distinguished in art, letters, science or politics’ painted by an Australian resident.

The finalists for the Archibald, Wynne and Sulman prizes will be on show at AGNSW from 6 May to 3 September

Wed 26 Apr 2023 21.30 EDTLast modified on Wed 26 Apr 2023 23.54 EDT

  • Claudia (the GOAT) by Laura Jones Sitter: Claudia Karvan Photograph: Jenni Carter/AGNSWClaudia (the GOAT) by Laura JonesSitter: Claudia Karvan
  • Seeing Ruby by Anh Do Sitter: Archie Roach Photograph: Jenni Carter/AGNSWSeeing Ruby by Anh DoSitter: Archie Roach
  • Katharine Murphy by Judith Sinnamon Photograph: Jenni Carter/AGNSWShaKatharine Murphy by Judith Sinnamon
  • Through the window by Jaq Grantford Sitter: Noni Hazlehurst Photograph: Jenni Carter/AGNSWThrough the window by Jaq GrantfordSitter: Noni Hazlehurst
  • Sam I Am by James Powditch Sitter: Sam Neill Photograph: Jenni Carter/AGNSWSam I Am by James PowditchSitter: Sam Neill
  • The songwriter by Michelle Hiscock Sitter: Don Walker Photograph: Jenni Carter/Image © Art Gallery of New SouthThe songwriter by Michelle HiscockSitter: Don Walker
  • Clown jewels by Andrea Huelin Sitter: Cal Wilson Photograph: Jenni Carter/AGNSWClown jewels by Andrea Huelin Sitter: Cal Wilson
  • Echoes of a teenage superstar by Matt Adnate Sitter: Daniel Johns Photograph: Jenni Carter/AGNSWEchoes of a teenage superstar by Matt AdnateSitter: Daniel Johns
  • Self-portrait after MD 2 by Abdul Abdullah Photograph: Jenni Carter/AGNSWSelf-portrait after MD 2 by Abdul Abdullah
  • Zoe by Kim Leutwyler Sitter: Zoe Terakes Photograph: Jenni Carter/AGNSWSZoe by Kim LeutwylerSitter: Zoe Terakes
  • Nanna Mara by Tsering Hannaford Sitter: Berry Malcolm Photograph: Jenni Carter/AGNSWNanna Mara by Tsering HannafordSitter: Berry Malcolm
  • Heidi May, Elle Charalambu and the artist at Redleaf Pool by Oliver Watts Photograph: Jenni Carter/AGNSWArchibald Prize 2023 finalist, Oliver Watts ‘Heidi May, Elle Charalambu and the artist at Redleaf Pool’, acrylic on canvas, 183 x 243.5 cm © the artist, image © Art Gallery of New South Wales, Jenni Carter .
  • Solomon Kammer: never enough by Alanah Ellen Brand Sitter: Solomon Kammer Photograph: Jenni Carter/AGNSWSolomon Kammer: never enough by Alanah Ellen BrandSitter: Solomon Kammer
  • The nightingale and the kookaburra by Katherine Hattam Sitter: Drusilla Modjeska Photograph: AGNSWKatherine Hattam ‘The nightingale and the kookaburra – portrait of Drusilla Modjeska’
  • Social distancing by Sarah McCloskey Sitter: Omar Musa Photograph: Jenni Carter/AGNSWSocial distancing by Sarah McCloskeySitter: Omar Musa

Available Artwork by KATHERINE HATTAM