Perc Tucker Regional Gallery, City of Townsville

The Percivals 2022 - Call For Entries

Entries are now OPEN for The Percivals 2022. This visual arts competition has more than $50,000 of prize money up for grabs. Enter your portrait now!

Awards & Prizes

Opportunity Details

Closing Date

Feb 4, 2022





Are you a current or emerging artist, an arts graduate, a photographer, or someone who is immersed in the arts sector?

The Percivals is a prestigious visual arts competition offering more than $50,000 in prize monies.

Percival Portrait Painting Prize

  • Major acquisitive prize – $40,000

Percival Photographic Portrait Prize

  • Major acquisitive prize – $10,000

Percival Animal Portrait Prize

  • Prize – $1,000

The Percivals provides a platform to engage with portraiture and share your own expression of yourself and those close to you.

Entries to the competition are now open and close Friday 4 February.

Enter NOW at

Image: Cutler Footway
Jack Betteridge Costumed as an Elf: Don’t F. with Me, Fellas! [detail] 2020
Acrylic on canvas, 122 x 92 cm
Winner of the acquisitive Percival Portrait Painting Prize 2020,
Perc Tucker Regional Gallery, Townsville. City of Townsville Art Collection.

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