Royal Society of Portrait Painters Competition

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Royal Society of Portrait Painters Competition

16 October, 2017 to 19 January, 2018



17 Carlton House Terrace , London, SW1Y 5BD

The Royal Society of Portrait Painters is holding their annual competition. Submissions to the competition will be accepted Oct 16, 2017 - Jan 19, 2018.

The Society of Portrait Painters was founded in 1891.  Twenty years later it became the ‘Royal Society of Portrait Painters’, with its early membership including John Everett Millais, George Frederick Watts and James McNeil Whistler.  The Society is a registered charity with Her Majesty The Queen as its Patron.  Its stated aim is to improve the education and appreciation of the fine arts and, in particular, to promote excellence in the art of portraiture.