Last week, artist Tim Storrier won the the Archibald Prize, Australia's most important portraiture contest established in 1921. He credits his dog Smudge with helping his faceless self-portrait take the top honors and $75,000 in prize money. Read the full story at The Australian.
Here is the prize-winning portrait...
The Histrionic Wayfarer (after Bosch) by Tim Storrier
See an interview with Tim Storrier and view all the finalists at The Sydney Morning Herald's website.