BP Portrait Awards 2018

The best in contemporary portrait painting is chosen for the The BP Portrait Awards from  entries by artists from all corners of the world.

BP Portrait Awards 2018The exhibition, now in its 29th year, is sponsored by BP and offers a first prize of £35,000. This highly regarded international portrait painting competition has helped to launch the careers of many artists.

The BP Portrait Award is organised by the National Portrait Gallery, London.



Dates: 14 June – 23 September 2018

Venue: Scottish National Portrait Gallery

Admission is Free of Charge.

TIP: Don’t forget there’s a free shuttle bus providing a regular service between the three venues of Scotland’s National Galleries. Details at: Free Shuttle Bus

Image: Stephen Earl Rogers, Haydn as Henry, 2016 ©Stephen Earl Rogers.

If you like the BP Portrait Awards you might also like

Edinburgh Galleries

Edinburgh art galleries Edinburgh art gallery Edinburgh art Edinburgh Art Gallery in Edinburgh Art galleries in Edinburgh