RP Annual Exhibition 2013 : The Royal Society of Portrait Painters Annual Exhibition, The Mall Galleries, London, UK
Britain’s largest exhibition of recent portraits in diverse styles and with a fascinating array of celebrities and lesser-known sitters. With over 200 works on show this is a significant gathering of the best of recent portraits. Prizes awarded by the Society are the Ondaatje Prize for Portraiture, The Prince of Wales Award for Portrait Drawing, The Changing Faces Prize and The de Laszlo Foundation prize. The Royal Society of Portrait Painters was established in 1891 and is a long-standing and forward-thinking organisation that aims to promote the practice of and further excellence in painted portraiture.