Celebrating the best in contemporary portraiture
5 – 14 May 2022
10am-5pm (late night 7pm 11 May)
Booking is not required
£5, Free for Friends of Mall Galleries and under 25s.
Come and enjoy this substantial exhibition of over 200 portraits by members of the Royal Society of Portrait Painters alongside works carefully selected by them from thousands of portraits submitted from all over the world.
Browse and buy a portrait now
A Special Display to Celebrating the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee
To honour our patron, Her Majesty the Queen, we have put together an additional special collection of portraits of her that have been painted by our member artists, They represent her reign to the present day, and demonstrate a wide array of artistic styles, sizes, mediums, and methods.
Find out more and listen to the artists talk about their experience.
Portrait Commissions Service.
In order to help and encourage people to commission portraits, we run an advice service throughout the show. The selection of work on display, both from its members and from the open selection, makes it the perfect destination for those wishing to commission a portrait.
£40,000 for Portrait Artists
Every year, we select the best portraits among thousands to exhibit alongside our eminent members. We also give the opportunity for artists to win generous Prizes and Awards. This year they total over £40,000 in Prizes and Awards.