In photos: a look around the BP Portrait Award 2017 at the National Portrait Gallery, London

In photos: a look around the BP Portrait Award 2017 at the National Portrait Gallery, London

Now in its thirty-eighth year at the National Portrait Gallery, the BP Portrait Award is always worth a look, and this year there’s yet more stunning work on display.

In photos: a look around the BP Portrait Award 2017 at the National Portrait Gallery, London

The exhibition  is selected from 2,580 entries by artists from 87 countries around the world, and shows off a diverse range of subjects and portrait painting styles.

 

In photos: a look around the BP Portrait Award 2017 at the National Portrait Gallery, London

Running until 24th September 2017 with free admission the BP Portrait Award 2017 really is an unmissable highlight of the year for me. Get along before it closes!

In photos: a look around the BP Portrait Award 2017 at the National Portrait Gallery, London

In photos: a look around the BP Portrait Award 2017 at the National Portrait Gallery, London

In photos: a look around the BP Portrait Award 2017 at the National Portrait Gallery, London

In photos: a look around the BP Portrait Award 2017 at the National Portrait Gallery, London

In photos: a look around the BP Portrait Award 2017 at the National Portrait Gallery, London

In photos: a look around the BP Portrait Award 2017 at the National Portrait Gallery, London

In photos: a look around the BP Portrait Award 2017 at the National Portrait Gallery, London

In photos: a look around the BP Portrait Award 2017 at the National Portrait Gallery, London

In photos: a look around the BP Portrait Award 2017 at the National Portrait Gallery, London

In photos: a look around the BP Portrait Award 2017 at the National Portrait Gallery, London

More info

BP Portrait Award at the National Portrait Gallery
St Martin’s Place
London
WC2H 0HE
General enquiries
020 7306 0055

Open daily 10:00-18:00 Thursday-Friday until 21:00

Closing commences at 17.50 and 20.50
Entry to the Gallery is Free
Free WiFi available