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Miriam Escofet in the BP Portrait Award 2012

Miriam Escofet has yet again had a work accepted for the BP Portrait Award! This is her fourth success in the exhibition in almost as many years. She says of this year’s piece – ‘This portrait was a commissioned work. … Continue reading

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Tim Benson in the BP Portrait Award 2012

Heatherley’s tutor Tim Benson has had a painting accepted for this year’s BP Portrait Award. He says of his work “I strive to make an image that offers more than simple representation, rather something with an emotive quality that captures … Continue reading

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Leigh Glover, BP Portrait Award

One of our former¬† diploma students, Leigh Glover, has beaten the odds and had a piece accepted for this year’s BP Portrait Award.¬† The National Portrait Gallery received a record 2,372 entries, of which only 55 have been selected for … Continue reading

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Daphne Todd wins the BP Portrait Award

Heatherley’s Trustee Daphne Todd OBE has won this year’s BP Portrait Award with this death-bed painting of her late mother. Daphne was formerly Director of Studies at the school and was the originator of our Portrait Diploma course.

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