Events

A programme of special events including talks, tours and workshops will complement 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 7321 6600 or visit the Gallery.


Events (5)

5 events matching the search term BP Portrait Award

ABC family activities: Pick up photography skills

ABC family activities: Pick up photography skills

  • Workshop||Family

20 August - 24 August 2018, 11:00-16:00
Education Studio
Free
Ticket required available at Gallery one hour before.
First session: 11.00 - 12.00
Second session: 12.15 - 13.15
Third session: 14.00 - 15.00
Fourth session: 15.15- 16. 15

Work with a photographer to create portraits of your family.


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ABC family activities: Design a t-shirt

ABC family activities: Design a t-shirt

  • Workshop||Family

25 August - 26 August 2018, 11:30-16:00
Education Studio
Free
Ticket required available at Gallery one hour before.
First session: 11.30 - 13.00
Second session: 14.30 - 16.00

Work with an artist to decorate your own t-shirt with slogans and designs inspired by our Votes for Women: Pioneers display. All materials provided.


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ABC family activities: Paint a portrait

ABC family activities: Paint a portrait

  • Workshop||Family

27 August 2018, 11:30-16:00
Education Studio
Free
Ticket required available at Gallery one hour before.
First session: 11.30 - 13.00
Second session: 14.30 - 16.00

Join artist Robin Lee Hall to learn to paint a portrait, taking inspiration from our summer exhibition BP Portrait Award. All materials provided.


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Members’ Evening Private View: BP Portrait Award 2018 and Michael Jackson: On the Wall

Members’ Evening Private View: BP Portrait Award 2018 and Michael Jackson: On the Wall

29 August 2018, 18:30-20:30
Main Hall, Porter, Lerner and Wolfson Galleries

These two exhibitions juxtaposed make an exciting evening of contemporary portrait viewing. The Portrait Award showcases the very best in contemporary portrait painting with works on display from amateur artists to professionals. Alongside Michael Jackson: On the Wall, you will see how he has become the most depicted cultural figure in visual art by an extraordinary array of leading contemporary artists.

Please RSVP for this event from 1 July 2018.


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Weekend Workshop: Expressive Portrait Painting with Alastair Adams PPRP

Weekend Workshop: Expressive Portrait Painting with Alastair Adams PPRP

22 September - 23 September 2018, 11:00-17:00
Education Studio
Tickets: £150 (£125 concessions and Gallery Supporters) Book online, or visit the Gallery in person.

Exhibiting artist in the BP Portrait Award 2018, Alastair Adams leads this two-day workshop which combines self-portraiture and observation from life to explore the development of an expressive drawing and painting language.


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