The seventh biennial Canadian portrait competition will be held in 2017. Eligible entries are portraits of Canadians by Canadian artists, either paintings or drawings. Deadline for entries is 28 April 2017.

Awards: The Kingston Prize of $20,000 and two Honourable Mention awards of $2000 each. At each exhibition venue, there will be a People’s Choice award of $1000.

The exhibition of thirty finalists will be held at two venues: the Firehall Theatre, Gananoque ON in October 2017; and the Peel Art Gallery, Museum and Archives, Brampton ON from November to January 2018.

Please consult our website for the rules and other information. The entry form will be posted in early 2017.