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BP Portrait Award 2003

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Past exhibition archive 
12 June - 21 September

Wolfson Gallery

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Images from the BP Portrait Award 2003
The BP Portrait Award 2003 received 858 entries.

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


 Untitled by Charlotte Harris oil on canvas - © The Artist

Untitled
by Charlotte Harris
oil on canvas
© The Artist

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

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


Noura, by Michael Gaskell, tempera on board - © The Artist

Noura
by Michael Gaskell
tempera on board
© The Artist

Second prize
Michael Gaskell
Receives £8,000

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


Elliott II by Graham Flack oil on canvas - © The Artist

Elliott II
by Graham Flack
oil on canvas
© The Artist

Third prize
Graham Flack
Receives £4,000

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


Man with grey scarf by Dean Marsh oil on board - © The Artist

Man with grey scarf
by Dean Marsh
oil on board
© The Artist

Fourth prize
Dean Marsh
Receives £1,000

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


Judging Panel

  • Baroness Helena Kennedy QC
  • Cathy de Monchaux, Artist
  • Sandy Nairne, Director, National Portrait Gallery
  • Des Violaris, Director, UK Arts and Culture, BP