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24th Annual International Portrait Competition

2022 Winners Announced!

Thank you to all the artists that entered the 24th annual International Portrait Competition. Awards were presented to the 20 finalists during the awards banquet gala at The Art of the Portrait Conference in Atlanta, GA on April 23, 2022. 

2022 Finalists: 

Daud Akhriev, Luis Alvarez Roure, Jing An, Frances Bell, Scott Burdick, Kevin Chambers, Casey Childs, Jamie Coreth, Barbara Hack, Fengshi Jin, Bing Lv, Libing Mu, Karen Offutt, Stephen Perkins, Mark Pugh, Timothy Rees, Mary Sauer, Isabella Watlin, Amy Werntz, and Elizabeth Zanzinger.

Draper Grand Prize and People's Choice

Draper Grand Prize and People's Choice

Luis Alvarez Roure Masquerade, 46x40", oil on linen

First Place Painting

First Place Painting

Mark Pugh Girl in a Red Coat in Early Spring, 16x20", Oil, ink, graphite

First Place Sculpture

First Place Sculpture

Kevin Chambers Spiritus Invictus, 31x30x20", bronze

First Place Drawing

First Place Drawing

Casey Childs Hannah, 16x12", charcoal

Second Place

Second Place

Jamie Coreth Self Portrait with an Expression of a Sculpture of me by my Father, 48x24", oil on linen

Third Place

Third Place

Frances Bell Flora, 27.5 x 31.5", oil on canvas

Fourth Place

Fourth Place

Scott Burdick From the Blood of My Ancestors, 30x24", oil

Fifth Place

Fifth Place

Isabella Watling Arianna, 21.65x25.59", oil on canvas

First Honor Award

First Honor Award

Mary Sauer Girl in a White Doorway, 20x16", oil on linen

Second Honor Award

Second Honor Award

Amy Werntz Cafe, 16x12", oil

Exceptional Merit

Exceptional Merit

Daud Akhriev Portrait of Melissa at Work, 39x39", oil on linen

Exceptional Merit

Exceptional Merit

Jing An A Man of Great Erudition, 47x36'', oil on linen

Exceptional Merit

Exceptional Merit

Barbara Hack Brandon, 11x15", charcoal

Exceptional Merit

Exceptional Merit

Fengshi Jin Friends series~6, 20x16", oil

Exceptional Merit

Exceptional Merit

Bing Lv Her, 19.68x13.38", watercolor

Exceptional Merit

Exceptional Merit

Libing Mu Time Goes By, 19.68x19.68", oil

Exceptional Merit

Exceptional Merit

Karen Offutt Connection, 30x20", oil on board

Exceptional Merit

Exceptional Merit

Stephen Perkins Louisa, life size , plaster

Exceptional Merit

Exceptional Merit

Timothy Rees Unfiltered, 48x24", oil on linen panel

Exceptional Merit

Exceptional Merit

Elizabeth Zanzinger Portrait of Titania, 24x24", oil on ACM panel, 2021