The Portrait Award is celebrating their 25th year this year, and will showcase the most outstanding and innovative new portraits from around the world. This exhibition features a wide variety of styles and approaches to the contemporary painted portrait. The 55 portraits that are on display were selected from a 2,377 entries! The Portrait Award is the most prestigious international portrait painting competition and a must-not-miss-stop on your art gallery visits. The BP Portrait Award will be on display from 26 June until 21 September 2014.