Mitch Cairns wins Archibald Prize 2017

Mitch Cairns, Agatha Gothe-Snape, 2017, oil on linen, framed, 140 x 125 x 5 cm (Photo: Sophia Freeman/The Commercial)

Mitch Cairns, Agatha Gothe-Snape, 2017, oil on linen, framed, 140 x 125 x 5 cm (Photo: Sophia Freeman/The Commercial)

 

Congratulations to Mitch Cairns who has been announced as the winner of the Archibald Prize 2017 for his portrait of partner and fellow artist Agatha Gothe-Snape. Both Cairns and Gothe-Snape are represented by the AGAA's newest member gallery The Commercial.

The Archibald Exhibition feautures a range of spectacuilar portrait's by some of Australias most prominent artists, many of whom are represented  by AGAA Member Galleries.

The exhibition opens to the public at the Art Gallery of New South Wales tomorrow and continues until 22/10/17.