24 Sep 11 - 1 Nov 11
The annual BP Portrait Award is the most prestigious portrait competition in the world, promoting the very best in contemporary portrait painting.
This year’s exhibition features fifty-five portraits in a variety of styles, from intimate and personal images of friends and family, to revealing paintings of celebrity sitters.
The exhibition presents a variety of styles that illustrate the outstanding and innovative work currently being produced by artists of all ages and nationalities.
Visitors are invited to vote for their favourite portrait in the exhibition.