Ben Quilty
Self Portrait Dead (Over The Hills And Far Away) 2007
oil and aerosol paint on canvas
152 x 183 cm
Collection of The University of Queensland. Gift of the Margaret Hannah Olley Foundation, 2007
Courtesy of the artist and Jan Murphy Gallery, Brisbane

20 October 2007 – 10 February 2008

The University of Queensland National Artists’ Self-Portrait Prize highlights The University of Queensland’s commitment to develop a National Collection of Artists’ Self-Portraits. The inaugural Prize – supported by the Margaret Hannah Olley Art Trust, was won by Ben Quilty for his painting Self Portrait Dead (Over The Hills and Far Away).


View 'Self-Portrait winner an Australian first' here
View 'Top artists vie for first self-portrait prize' here