20 November 2017

Focusing Real Life: London Photography Exhibitions Autumn 2017 – Edward Lucie-Smith

Having been downgraded by the early 20th century Modernists, portraiture is now, a hundred years later, making a significant comeback.

13 September 2016

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Annual Taylor Wessing Photographic Portrait Prize 2016 Shortlist Announced

Three photographers have been shortlisted for the Taylor Wessing Photographic Portrait Prize 2016, the major international photography award organised by the National Portrait Gallery, London. The prize-winning portraits include photographs of a group of Israeli Orthodox Jews by Kovi Konowiecki; a Johannesburg schoolboy by Claudio Rasano and a Californian surfer and his girlfriend by Joni Sternbach.  The annual Taylor Wessing Photographic Portrait Prize is […]

11 November 2015

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David Stewart Wins Taylor Wessing Photography Prize 2015

David Stewart has won the Taylor Wessing Portrait Prize for 2015, for a portrait of his daughter sitting at a table with four of her friends. The winning portrait Five Girls 2014 shows the photographer’s daughter with four close friends and mirrors a photograph he took of them seven years ago, which was displayed in the Taylor Wessing Photographic Portrait […]