Saturday, 29 November 2014

BP Portrait Award in Scotland

I have just come back from Edinburgh to attend the Private View of the BP Portrait Award 2014 at the Scottish National Portrait Gallery. The show looks absolutely amazing there, different, and I am really pleased with ‘my wall’. They managed to hang one extra painting compared to London, so now the painting ‘The Long Wait’ has also made it onto the walls! From the ten paintings I created there are 8 on show in Edinburgh. I made it to the newspaper, this is from The Scotsman of Friday 28 November:

Here are some pictures of the show:

My paintings for the Travel Award and Robert Neil’s work on the far wall.

David Jon Kassan’s work in the middle

Thomas Ganter’s winning painting at the far wall.

The glorious central hall of the Portrait Gallery in Christmas mood

BP Posters are up!

More pictures here
I have written a book about my project 
The Lace Trail which you can preview and buy here

For an organised list of ALL blog posts that I wrote during the BP Travel Award project (2 years), please see this page on my blog!


  1. Fab, ... but we knew that didn't we.

    Congratulation with the article, if you don't watch it, the Dutch will take all the credits befor you know ;-)


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