James Hague RP

ABOUT JAMES James was born in 1970 in Nottingham. He studied Fine art at The University of Northumbria at Newcastle and Paining at the Royal College of Art. He lives and works in East London and Copenhagen. AWARDS 2018 Ondaatje Prize for Portraiture 2014 Winner - Ismet Mujezinović Painting PrizeAward 2013 Winner - Portrait Now…

Frances Bell RP

ABOUT FRANCES Frances was born in Cambridge, England in 1983. At the age of 18 she left England to pursue a classical training in Florence at Charles. H. Cecil Studios in 2004, having a prime interest in figurative classical styles. She trained there for three years and continued her association with the school, by teaching…

The RP Award

The £2,000 RP Award is made to the artist whose work best represents the year’s chosen theme – which for this inaugural year, 2018, is ‘Friends’. The judges sought the most interesting and engaging interpretation of the idea of ‘Friends’ within the parameters of portraiture.   Saied Dai won the 2018 prize for  his painting 'Sisters'

Contemporary Arts Trust Award

The Contemporary Arts Trust’s objective is to assist deserving artists who show promise; to encourage them to remain in the arts and continue on their creative journey. Contemporary Arts Trust encourages every discipline within the Fine Applied Arts. Since its formation, the Trust has given more than £375,000 in prizes and awards. Contemporary Arts Trust is…

Smallwood Architects Prize

  The Smallwood Architects Prize of £1,000, inaugurated in 2016, is awarded for a portrait in which architectural or interior features play an important part. 2018 Winner Michael Taylor for ‘Alana – Figure with a Box’ View winning portraits from previous years below. PREVIOUS WINNERS 2018 – Michael Taylor 2017 – David Cobley RP NEAC…

Robbie Wraith RP

ABOUT ROBBIE Robbie Wraith left school at 16, and went to study painting in Florence at the invitation of Pietro Annigoni. He has had over thirty exhibitions in Britain, Europe, America and ChinaHe has work in the private collection of HM The Queen as well as more than 40 pictures in the private collection of…

Neale Worley RP NEAC

ABOUT NEALE Neale Worley studied 1978 – 1981 Amersham College of Further Education and Art 1981 – 1984 Camberwell School of Arts and Crafts 1986 – 1989 Royal Academy Schools COMMISSIONS PRICE GUIDE Oil 24 x 20 inches £5,500 36 x 28 inches £8,500 50 x 40 inches £11,500 Drawing 20 x 16 inches From…

John Wonnacott Hon. RP CBE

ABOUT JOHN WONNACOTT John Wonnacott was born in London in 1940 and studied at the Slade School of Fine Art In 2000 he was awarded CBE. COMMISSIONS PRICE GUIDE Oil Any P.O.A. Drawing Any P.O.A. This is a rough fee-guide for a single portrait. Frame, travel & accommodation expenses, and VAT are not included. For…