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Portrait Artist of the Year Competition

There are now less than two weeks left to apply for the programme as our deadline is May 1st.
The competition is open to artists of all levels – amateurs as well as professionals, aged 16 and up. This year’s winner will receive a £10,000 commission to form part of the permanent collection of the Scottish National Portrait Gallery
 Anyone who is interested can apply at
This is an ambitious and exciting competition to find the most talented undiscovered artist from all over Britain and Ireland. The prize is a life-changing opportunity – a chance to have their work displayed in the National Portrait Gallery, and .. did I mention .. a £10,000 commission to paint one of our most successful living authors, Hilary Mantel.