22nd International Portrait Competition Winners

May 6-9, 2021 ~ Virtual Conference

 

Congratulations to the 23 finalists whose work was recognized at the 23rd annual The Art of the Portrait conference held virtually May 6-9, 2021. Because of COVID-19, the 2020 finalists were not judged until 2021, and the winners were presented their awards virtually on May 8, 2021 during the online awards ceremony as part of The Art of the Portrait virtual conference. Congratulations to all of the award winners below!

Draper Grand Prize

Draper Grand Prize

Annie Murphy-Robinson Casey "After the Dance", 60x42", Charcoal on Paper California, USA

First Place Painting

First Place Painting

Frances Bell Self, 36x34", oil on canvas Northumberland, UK

First Place Drawing

First Place Drawing

Oliver Sin Dad, 17x14", Vine Charcoal on Paper California, USA

First Place Sculpture

First Place Sculpture

Brittany Ryan Midwest Mermaid, 31x14x14", Aqua resin California, USA

Second Place

Second Place

Ernest Wood More Than Material, 44x32", Oil on linen Kansas, USA

Third Place

Third Place

Susan Lyon We are Born of Love, 30x24", oil North Carolina, USA

Fourth Place

Fourth Place

Fengshi Jin Friend, 14x11", Oil New York, USA

Fifth Place

Fifth Place

Olga Krimon Before They Fly, 25x15", Oil California, USA

1st Honor Award

1st Honor Award

Louise Weir Before They Fly, 25x15", Oil British Columbia, Canada

2nd Honor Award

2nd Honor Award

Timothy Rees Morning, 16x12", Oil on linen panel Arizona, USA

Exceptional Merit

Exceptional Merit

Olena Babak In the Apple Orchard, 19x25", charcoal and pastel Maine, USA

Exceptional Merit

Exceptional Merit

Anna Rose Bain Child of Spring, 24x12", oil on linen Colorado, USA

Exceptional Merit

Exceptional Merit

Julie Bell Transcendent Migration: Self Portrait, 30x30", oil Pennsylvania, USA

Exceptional Merit

Exceptional Merit

Scott Burdick Serenity, 60x30", oil North Carolina, USA

Exceptional Merit

Exceptional Merit

Louis Carr Sunday Shoes, 33x24", Oil North Carolina, USA

Exceptional Merit

Exceptional Merit

Joseph Daily Dr. Robert D. Smink Jr., M.D., 43x31", Oil New York, USA

Exceptional Merit

Exceptional Merit

Thomas Caleb Goggans The Buffalo Soldier, 22x11x12", Resin and Wood Tennessee, USA

Exceptional Merit

Exceptional Merit

Morgan LaPlante Daydreaming, 20x30", Oil Massachusetts, USA

Exceptional Merit

Exceptional Merit

Paul Newton Gina, 32x22", Oil New South Wales, Australia

Exceptional Merit

Exceptional Merit

Cesar Orrico David, 21x7x7'', bronze with steel base Madrid, Spain

Exceptional Merit

Exceptional Merit

Pavel Sokov The Sadhu at the Holy Manikarnika Burning Ghat in Varanasi, 20x30", oil on linen Quebec, Canada

Exceptional Merit

Exceptional Merit

Stephanie Paige Thomson Maine Man, 40x30", Oil Indiana, USA

Exceptional Merit

Exceptional Merit

Konstantin Zhulin Mom, 35.4x28.5", oil on canvas St. Petersburg, Russia