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Exhibition Tour: BP Portrait Award 2019

30 August 2019, 19:00

Meet outside the exhibition


  • Talks and Lectures||Friday Lates
Sophie and Carla By Emma Hopkins © Emma Hopkins

Sophie and Carla
by Emma Hopkins
© Emma Hopkins

See this year’s selection of the very best of contemporary portrait painting from around the world led by shortlisted artist Emma Hopkins.

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