Main Gallery and North Gallery
Royal Society of Portrait Painters Annual ExhibitionThu 3 - Fri 18 May 2012, 10am to 5pm (open until 7pm Thursdays)
This annual exhibition showcases work by established artists alongside new contemporary portrait painters selected from open submission. Work on show is diverse in medium but with a strong focus on drawing and character, promoting excellence in the field and offering several high profile prizes. The exhibition is also a perfect opportunity to research commissioning a portrait. This year’s show includes special mini-exhibition to commemorate HM The Queen’s Diamond Jubilee.
Admission £2.50, £1.50 concessions (Free to FBA Friends, National Art Pass holders, Westminster Res-card holders and under 16s)
Please note that due to the amount of people expected tomorrow at the gallery (2/5/2012) the cafe will not be open though a bar will be running all day.
Image: Phoebe (detail) by James Lloyd (Winner of The Arts Club Award 2011)