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BP Portrait Award 2002

Past exhibition archive
19 June - 15 September 2002

Wolfson Gallery

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The BP Portrait Award 2002 received 760 entries.

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

First prize
Catherine Goodman
Receives £25,000 plus, at the judges discretion, a commission worth £3000.

Title: Antony
oil on canvas © The Artist

Second prize
Augustinas Zygimantas
Receives £5,000

Title: Men with Utensil (Oscar)
oil on canvas © The Artist

Third prize
Mark Shields
Receives £3,000

Title: Seated Woman
acrylic on board © The Artist

Each receive £1,000

Mark Entwisle

Title: Mária
oil on canvas © The Artist

Each receive £1,000

Franco Massimo

Title: Self-portrait
oil on board © The Artist

Each receive £1,000

Vasiliki Gkotsi

Title: Project 2001: Life is a Bitch No 1
oil on canvas © The Artist

Each receive £1,000

Dean Marsh

Title: Rosalind Savill CBE
oil on panel © The Artist

Each receive £1,000

Kristina O'Donnell

Title: Self-portrait
oil on canvas © The Artist

Judging Panel

  • Andrew Graham-Dixon, Critic
  • Nicola Hicks, Artist
  • Jock McFadyen, Artist
  • Fiona Shaw, Actress
  • Dr Charles Saumarez Smith, Director, National Portrait Gallery
  • Des Violaris, Director, UK Arts and Culture, BP
  • Stuart Pearson Wright, Winner of BP Portrait Award 2001


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