Shortlisted Artist

Four photographers have been shortlisted for the Taylor Wessing Photographic Portrait Prize. The prize winners will be announced at an award ceremony at the National Portrait Gallery on Tuesday 16 October 2018.

The winner of the competition will receive £15,000. In addition the judges, at their discretion, will award cash prizes to the other shortlisted photographers.

The competition was judged on an equal and anonymous basis from original prints by:

Dr Nicholas Cullinan, Chair (Director, National Portrait Gallery, London)
Miles Aldridge (Photographer)
Shane Gleghorn, Managing Partner, Taylor Wessing LLP
Sabina Jaskot-Gill (Curator of Photographs, National Portrait Gallery, London)
Renée Mussai Renée Mussai (Senior Curator, Autograph ABP)
Sophie Wright (Global Cultural Director, Magnum Photos).

Max Barstow

Untitled from the series Londoners by Max Barstow 2017 © Max Barstow
Max Barstow (25.05.1994) is a…

Enda Bowe

Cybil McAddy with daughter Lulu from the series Clapton Blossom by Enda Bowe 2018
Enda Bowe (21.05.1972) is…

Joey Lawrence

Portrait of 'Strong' Joe Smart from the series Tombo's Wound by Joey Lawrence 2017 © Joey Lawrence
Joey…

Alice Mann

Keisha Ncube, Cape Town, South Africa, 2017 from the series Drummies by Alice Mann © Alice Mann
Alice Mann…