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BP Portrait Award 2015

BP Portrait Award 2015

18 June - 20 September 2015
Wolfson Gallery
Admission Free

Fifty-five of the best contemporary painted portraits from around the world.

Events (22)

22 events matching the search term BP

Members Afternoon Preview: BP Portrait Award 2015

Members Afternoon Preview: BP Portrait Award 2015

17 June 2015, 14:00-16:00
Wolfson Gallery
Free

Each year this exhibition presents a variety of styles and approaches that together illustrate the vitality of contemporary portrait painting. Come along to this afternoon preview to be amongst the first to see the works on show in the most prestigious portrait painting competition in the world.

Taster Session: Next Generation

Taster Session: Next Generation

  • Workshop||Young People

20 June 2015, 10:30-14:00
Please check signage on the day for details

Have a go at portraiture drawing in the Gallery with BP Portrait Award- winning artists. #BPNextGen npg.org.uk/bpnextgeneration

For ages 14–19. Free Booking is essential, please email bpnextgeneration@npg.org.uk or call 020 7312 2483

Priority booking for Gallery Members is open now. Public booking will open on Tuesday 12 May 2015.

Pick up a Pencil: BP Portrait Award: Next Generation

Pick up a Pencil: BP Portrait Award: Next Generation

  • Workshop||Young People

20 June 2015, 14:00-16:00
Please check signage on the day for details
Free

Hosted by the Gallery’s Youth Forum, use a wide range of materials and be inspired by the BP Portrait Award 2015 and BP Portrait Award artists in these friendly drop-in drawing sessions which take place on the third Saturday of every month.

Visualising Portraits: BP Portrait Award 2015

Visualising Portraits: BP Portrait Award 2015

25 June 2015, 14:00
Please check signage on the day for details
Free

Find out more about the variety of styles and approaches to the contemporary painted portrait. Picture description for visually impaired visitors.

Family Art Workshop: Characters

Family Art Workshop: Characters

  • Family||Workshop
  • BSL

3 July 2015, 11:30-13:00
Please check signage on the day for details
Free

Join Yasmeen Ismail, illustrator of this year’s BP Portrait Award Family Trail for a workshop exploring how to create characters for your stories. The 14.30 session will be BSL interpreted and there will be a book-signing in the Exhibition Shop at 13.30.

Family Art Workshop: Characters

Family Art Workshop: Characters

  • Family||Workshop
  • BSL

3 July 2015, 14:30-16:00
Please check signage on the day for details
Free

Join Yasmeen Ismail, illustrator of this year’s BP Portrait Award Family Trail for a workshop exploring how to create characters for your stories. The 14.30 session will be BSL interpreted and there will be a book-signing in the Exhibition Shop at 13.30.

Taster Session: Next Generation

Taster Session: Next Generation

  • Workshop||Young People
  • BSL

5 July 2015, 11:00-14:30
Please check signage on the day for details

Have a go at portraiture drawing in the Gallery with BP Portrait Award- winning artists. #BPNextGen npg.org.uk/bpnextgeneration

For ages 14–19. Free Booking is essential, please email bpnextgeneration@npg.org.uk or call 020 7312 2483

Priority booking for Gallery Members is open now. Public booking will open on Tuesday 12 May 2015.

Live Music: The BRIT School

Live Music: The BRIT School

  • Friday Night Music||Late Shift

A part of Late Shift
10 July 2015, 18:30
Please check signage on the day for details
Free

Creative responses to the BP Portrait Award 2015 exhibition

Weekend Workshop BP Portrait Award 2015 (Day One)

Weekend Workshop BP Portrait Award 2015 (Day One)

11 July 2015, 11:00-17:00
Please check signage on the day for details
Tickets: £125 (£100 concessions and Gallery Supporters) Book online, or visit the Gallery in person.

Explore and take inspiration from this year’s BP Portrait Award 2015, to create your own portrait working from a model under expert tuition. Suitable for all abilities.

Priority booking for Gallery Members is open now. Public booking will open on Tuesday 12 May 2015.

Weekend Workshop BP Portrait Award 2015 (Day Two)

Weekend Workshop BP Portrait Award 2015 (Day Two)

12 July 2015, 11:00-17:00
Please check signage on the day for details
Tickets: £125 (£100 concessions and Gallery Supporters) Book online, or visit the Gallery in person.

Explore and take inspiration from this year’s BP Portrait Award 2015, to create your own portrait working from a model under expert tuition. Suitable for all abilities.

Priority booking for Gallery Members is open now. Public booking will open on Tuesday 12 May 2015.

Pick up a Pencil: BP Portrait Award: Next Generation

Pick up a Pencil: BP Portrait Award: Next Generation

  • Workshop||Young People

18 July 2015, 14:00-16:00
Please check signage on the day for details
Free

Hosted by the Gallery’s Youth Forum, use a wide range of materials and be inspired by the BP Portrait Award 2015 and BP Portrait Award artists in these friendly drop-in drawing sessions which take place on the third Saturday of every month.

Taster Session: Next Generation

Taster Session: Next Generation

  • Workshop||Young People

19 July 2015, 11:00-14:30
Please check signage on the day for details

Have a go at portraiture drawing in the Gallery with BP Portrait Award- winning artists. #BPNextGen npg.org.uk/bpnextgeneration

For ages 14–19. Free Booking is essential, please email bpnextgeneration@npg.org.uk or call 020 7312 2483

Priority booking for Gallery Members is open now. Public booking will open on Tuesday 12 May 2015.

In Conversation: BP Portrait Award Judges

In Conversation: BP Portrait Award Judges

A part of Late Shift
23 July 2015, 19:00
Please check signage on the day for details
Tickets: £7 (£6 concessions and Gallery Supporters) Book online, or visit the Gallery in person.

Pim Baxter, Deputy Director and Chair of judges, is joined by fellow judges, artist Peter Monkman and Kim Mawhinney (Head of Art for National Museums Northern Ireland), to assess this year’s competition.

Taster Session: Next Generation

Taster Session: Next Generation

  • Workshop||Young People

1 August 2015, 11:00-14:30
Please check signage on the day for details

Have a go at portraiture drawing in the Gallery with BP Portrait Award- winning artists. #BPNextGen npg.org.uk/bpnextgeneration

For ages 14–19. Free Booking is essential, please email bpnextgeneration@npg.org.uk or call 020 7312 2483

Priority booking for Gallery Members is open now. Public booking will open on Tuesday 12 May 2015.

Young People’s Private View BP Portrait Award: Next Generation

Young People’s Private View BP Portrait Award: Next Generation

  • Workshop||Young People

4 August 2015, 18:30-20:30
Please check signage on the day for details

Exclusive after-hours viewing of the BP Portrait Award 2015, with artists, art activities, competitions, music, refreshments and much more. For young people, by young people. #BPNextGen npg.org.uk/bpnextgeneration.

FREE. For ages 14-19. RSVP essential. Please email bpnextgeneration@npg.org.uk with your full name, age and email address. Bookings open for non-Gallery members on Tuesday 12 May 2015.

Summer Holiday Activities: In The Frame

Summer Holiday Activities: In The Frame

  • Family||Workshop

27 July - 7 August 2015, 11:00-16:00
Please check signage on the day for details
Free

Two weeks of ticketed and drop-in sessions inspired by the BP Portrait Award 2015. Please note, places are limited for ticketed sessions. For ages 5+.
Weekend Workshop BP Portrait Award 2015 (Day One)

Weekend Workshop BP Portrait Award 2015 (Day One)

8 August 2015, 11:00-17:00
Please check signage on the day for details
Tickets: £125 (£100 concessions and Gallery Supporters) Book online, or visit the Gallery in person.

Explore and take inspiration from this year’s BP Portrait Award 2015, to create your own portrait working from a model under expert tuition. Suitable for all abilities.

Priority booking for Gallery Members is open now. Public booking will open on Tuesday 12 May 2015.

Weekend Workshop BP Portrait Award 2015 (Day Two)

Weekend Workshop BP Portrait Award 2015 (Day Two)

9 August 2015, 11:00-17:00
Please check signage on the day for details
Tickets: £125 (£100 concessions and Gallery Supporters) Book online, or visit the Gallery in person.

Explore and take inspiration from this year’s BP Portrait Award 2015, to create your own portrait working from a model under expert tuition. Suitable for all abilities.

Priority booking for Gallery Members is open now. Public booking will open on Tuesday 12 May 2015.

Exhibition Tour: BP Portrait Award

Exhibition Tour: BP Portrait Award

  • Gallery Talk||Late Shift

A part of Late Shift
13 August 2015, 19:30
Meet in the Main Hall
Tickets: £7 (£6 concessions and Gallery Supporters) Book online, or visit the Gallery in person.

See this year’s selection of the very best of contemporary portraiture.

Drop-in Family Session: Portrait Painting

Drop-in Family Session: Portrait Painting

  • Family||Workshop

16 August 2015, 13:00-14:30
Please check signage on the day for details
Free

Inspired by the BP Portrait Award, try out new paint techniques and processes to create a giant mural in our studio.

This session is aimed at children aged 3+. Children must be accompanied by an adult at all times.

Drop-in Family Session: Portrait Painting

Drop-in Family Session: Portrait Painting

  • Family||Workshop

16 August 2015, 15:00-16:30
Please check signage on the day for details
Free

Inspired by the BP Portrait Award, try out new paint techniques and processes to create a giant mural in our studio.

This session is aimed at children aged 7+. Children must be accompanied by an adult at all times.

BSL Gallery Tour: BP Portrait Award 2015

BSL Gallery Tour: BP Portrait Award 2015

  • Gallery Talk||Late Shift
  • BSL

A part of Late Shift
27 August 2015, 19:30
Meet in the Main Hall
Free

See this year’s selection of the very best of contemporary portrait painting from around the world. Interpreted into BSL.

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