Bp Portrait Award

Art Review: BP Portrait Award 2013

Sumeet Grover | Posted 18.10.2013 | UK Entertainment
Sumeet Grover

In the works on display, the art of portrait painting stands out as enduringly-defined and honed as the sharply exploited oil or acrylic paints that capture every fragment of people's faces, bodies and postures through unflinching detail.

Where To Get Your Art Fix In July

Artfinder | Posted 07.09.2012 | Home

If you want to get your fix of art before the whole of Britain is descended upon by Olympic-goers, this is a brief round-up of what there is to see in...

The Artists Who Find Beauty In Unusual Places

The Huffington Post UK | Sam Parker | Posted 25.08.2012 | Home

We tend to think of it as a modern phenomenon, but while it's true that we see more air-brushed images than ever before, the beauty myth is not an ent...

Painting Of Topless Auntie Wins Portrait Award

PA | Posted 19.08.2012 | Home

A portrait of a nude woman has beaten more than 2,000 paintings to win a £25,000 art prize. US artist Aleah Chapin's large-scale image, part of a ...

Sitting Pretty: The National Portrait Gallery Announces This Year's Shortlist

Alice E. Vincent | Posted 05.04.2012 | Home

Tony Lewis, by Jamie Routley, is shortlisted in this year's BP Portrait Award The BP Portrait Award returns to London's National Portrait Gallery...