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 Prizes



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August 8, 2018
First Prize: $150,000 Total prize money: $180,000 Closing date for entries: Friday 14 September 2018 The Doug Moran National Portrait Prize is celebrating its 30th year and today the Moran Arts Foundation has announced that entries for the prestigious prize are now open. The Doug Moran National Portrait Prize (DMNPP) is the richest art prize […]
June 20, 2018
NEW EXHIBITION: Nganang Badimaya Wangga – Yarns with Gami Ollie George A new exhibition opening at Moran Gallery Sylvania celebrates the language, art and culture from mid-west Western Australia. Opening the exhibition will be Aboriginal Elder, Gami Ollie George who is the current National NAIDOC Male Elder of the Year and the last known fluent […]
May 8, 2018
EMERGING PHOTOGRAPHER JAMES BUGG WINS THE MORAN CONTEMPORARY PHOTOGRAPHIC PRIZE James Bugg, a 22 year-old emerging photographer from Melbourne has won the 2018 Moran Contemporary Photographic Prize (MCPP). The MCPP is Australia’s richest photography prize and James took home the $50,000 prize for his photograph Zach. The announcement was made today at Juniper Hall in […]

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