Moran Arts Foundation

The Moran Arts Foundation is a philanthropic, not-for-profit organisation which fosters portraiture skills, excellence in photography and enhancing arts in education.

Moran PrizesDoug Moran National Portrait Prize Entries Open

ExhibitionsVisit and exhibition or attend an artist talk
Studentsschool photographic workshop
GalleriesMoran Gallery & Juniper Hall Gallery & Function rooms


Latest News
June 28, 2017
The Moran Arts Foundation is inviting artists to enter Australia’s richest art competition, the Doug Moran National Portrait Prize. The Doug Moran National Portrait Prize (DMNPP), with prize money of $180,000 including a $150,000 first prize, invites entries of original works from Australian artists, capturing Australians from all walks of life, whether a public figure […]
June 27, 2017
Now in its eleventh year, the Moran Contemporary Photographic Prize showcases the excellence of Australian photographers, increasing awareness and appreciation of Australian visual arts. Photographers are asked to interpret contemporary life in Australia.  A diverse exhibition of the most outstanding entries of 2016 opens at the Moran Gallery, Sylvania on 28 June. With a first […]
June 25, 2017
July 2017 will see the 2016 Doug Moran National Portrait Prize travel to the Australia’s capital with a month long exhibition at Belconnen Arts Centre. Opening Friday 30th June at 5.30pm in the Foyer Gallery, the exhibition is a reflection of portrait painting over the 12 months prior to August 31 2016. Since it’s inception in […]

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