Events

A programme of special events including talks, tours and workshops complements the  exhibition.

All events are free except where indicated. Places are limited and available at the Gallery on a first-come, first-served basis. For charged events you can book tickets online, call 020 7306 0055 or visit the Gallery.

Family Trail and Labels

You can explore this year’s exhibition with our free family trail and labels, with drawings by illustrator Anna Hymas. The trail includes a range of activities inspired by the portraits on display, and the chance to win a goody bag with signed books from Anna.







Events (3)

3 events matching the search term BP Portrait Award

Weekend Workshop: Sargent’s Spanish Dancer (Day One)

Weekend Workshop: Sargent’s Spanish Dancer (Day One)

25 April 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.

Artist Susan Wilson leads a two-day workshop which recreates the mood and atmosphere of one of Sargent’s sittings with a Spanish dancer in full costume. 

Weekend Workshop: Sargent’s Spanish Dancer (Day Two)

Weekend Workshop: Sargent’s Spanish Dancer (Day Two)

26 April 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.

Artist Susan Wilson leads a two-day workshop which recreates the mood and atmosphere of one of Sargent’s sittings with a Spanish dancer in full costume. 

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.