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Taylor Wessing Photographic Portrait Prize at the National Portrait Gallery

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Time 10:00
Date 07/11/19
Price £6

The Taylor Wessing Photographic Portrait Prize is back, celebrating and promoting the very best in contemporary portrait photography from around the world.

Thursday 07 November 2019 - Sunday 16 February 2020.

Showcasing talented young photographers, gifted amateurs and established professionals, the competition, showcases a diverse range of images and tells the often fascinating stories behind the creation of the works, from formal commissioned portraits to more spontaneous and intimate moments capturing friends and family.

The selected images, many of which will be on display for the first time, explore both traditional and contemporary approaches to the photographic portrait whilst capturing a range of characters, moods and locations. The exhibition of fifty-seven works features all of the prestigious prize winners including the winner of the £15,000 first prize.

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COMPETITION: Win 1x pair of tickets to attend Taylor Wessing Photographic Portrait Prize at the National Portrait Gallery between Thursday 07 November 2019 - Sunday 16 February 2020. To enter the competition, send an email to vienna@run-riot.com with the correct answer in the ‘subject’ line. The winner will be randomly selected.

Q: Although the Photographic Portrait Prize was established in 2003, it wasn't until later that the name changed to the Taylor Wessing Photographic Portrait Prize. But in which year, did the name change from Schweppes Photographic Portrait Prize to the one we all know today?
A: .1) 2008 .2) 2007 .3) 2006 .4) 2005