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BP Portrait Award 2001

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Past exhibition archive
21 June - 16 September

Wolfson Gallery

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The BP Portrait Award 2001 received 661 entries.

Of those there were eight prize winners and forty-nine others selected for exhibition.


First prize
Stuart Pearson Wright
Receives £25,000 plus, at the judges discretion, a commission worth £3000.

Title: The Six Presidents of the British Academy
oil on linen © The Artist


Joint second prize
Phil Hale
Receives £4,000

Title: Source X
oil on linen © The Artist


Joint second prize
Brendan Kelly
Receives £4,000

Title: Nude in a nightclub
oil on canvas © The Artist


Commended
Each receive £1,000

Michael Gaskell

Title: John Patrick
tempera on board © The Artist


Commended
Each receive £1,000

David Hancock

Title: Something Beautiful, Something Free # (U look well intresting)
acrylic on canvas © The Artist


Commended
Each receive £1,000

H. Craig Hanna

Title: Carlos sitting on a clear plastic chair
oil and hammerite on board © The Artist


Commended
Each receive £1,000

Tom Leveritt

Title: Malerie's painting
oil and acrylic on canvas © The Artist


Commended
Each receive £1,000

Andrew Patterson

Title: Separation
oil on canvas © The Artist

Judging Panel

Andrew Graham Dixon
Critic

Nicola Hicks
Artist

Jock McFadyen
Artist

Victoria Russell
Winner of BP Portrait Award 2000

Julia Somerville
Broadcaster

Dr Chris Gibson Smith
Director, Policies and Technology, BP

Dr Charles Saumarez Smith
Director, National Portrait Gallery

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