10 October – 16 November 1997
The annual exhibition of finalists in the annual Portia Geach Memorial Award for Australian women portrait painters.
The winner of the 1997 Portia Geach Memorial Award was Maria Cruz with a self portrait titled Maria.
Commended works were by Su Baker, Mary Moore, Cecilia Tashiro and Madeleine Winch.
Judges: Christine France, Anne Graham and Terence Maloon.