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Exhibition Tour: BP Portrait Award 2019

26 July 2019, 19:00

Meet outside the exhibition


  • Talks and Lectures||Friday Lates
Imara in her Fur Coat by Charlie Schaffer © Charlie Schaffer

Imara In Her Winter Coat
by Charlie Schaffer
© Charlie Schaffer

See this year’s selection of the very best of contemporary portrait painting from around the world led by exhibiting artist Vanessa Garwood and winning artist Charlie Schaffer.

Part of the programme of events complementing the BP Portrait Award 2019.