–  – East Gallery | Mall Galleries 

Free admission, booking is not required.


Invited by the Royal Society of Portrait Painters, William Feaver presents Reassorted, a curated selection of works from the RP Annual Exhibition 2024.

With its critical reconfiguration drawing surprising new relationships between works, revisit the show afresh through this continued celebration of the best in contemporary portraiture.

Expect to see some of the best painted and drawn portraits selected from national and international submissions.


This years’ Smallwood Architects prize winner, Miriam Escofet with ‘What will survive of us’



What one hopes for, over the weeks and months and years, is that from the familiarity of the pretext – person or place –

something marvellously new has been released

William Feaver – Frank Auerbach: Revised and Expanded Edition



William Feaver is a British art critic, curator and lecturer specialising in the work and life of Lucian Freud. A frequent sitter for several leading figurative artists, including most recently Frank Auerbach, Feaver has intimate knowledge of the nuances of contemporary portraiture.

(Photo: Ben Gold for Penguin Random House)



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