Ruth Borchard Collection and Self-Portrait Prize

What painting is – oil/board 80x90cm

What painting is – oil/board 80x90cm

The biennial Ruth Borchard Self-Portrait Prize returns to Kings Place, London for its third exhibition. Featuring 100 works by British and Irish artists, the exhibition showcases the best of contemporary self-portraiture. This year’s exhibition is a diverse and exciting look at how artists see themselves.

This year’s Winner of the Ruth Borchard Self-Portrait Prize 2015 is Shanti Panchal with his watercolour Artist and the Lost Studio.

The Ruth Borchard Next Generation Self-Portrait Collection has purchased the following works this year:

Paul Bloomer, Self-Portrait in Shetland
Michelle Boyle, What Painting Is
Nicola Hicks, Self-Portrait II
John Kean, Fear No. 20761106
Rob Miles, If at First
Tabitha Steinberg, IMG_905.JPG
Lisa Stokes, Self-Portrait with Moth Brooch
Christopher Thompson, Four Studies for a Self-Portrait
Martin Yeoman, Self-Portrait (Aged 61)

The exhibition runs from 10 July – 9 October at Piano Nobile Kings Place, London, continuing to Pallant House Gallery, Chichester. For further information on the exhibition please click here.

Ruth Borchard