The Scottish Portrait Awards
Winners and commendations from the 2017 Scottish Portrait Awards
The Scottish Portrait Awards 2018
The Scottish Portrait Awards are open to anyone who was born in Scotland, is resident in Scotland or studying in Scotland. Entrants for this year must be 18 years old by 1 October 2018.
The Scottish Portrait Award for Fine Art of £5,000 will be awarded for stunning portraits in any 2D or 3D medium. A second prize of £1000 is also available as well as a special award for young artists aged 18 to 25 years
The Richard Coward Scottish Portrait Award in Photography of £2,000, will be awarded to the most striking black and white photographic portrait.
The works of at least 60 finalists plus the young artists award winner will be included in the Scottish Portrait Awards exhibition to be held at the Scottish Arts Club in Edinburgh in November.
The winners of SPA awards will also win one year free membership of the Scottish Arts Club.
Cover photo credit: Cherylene Dyer, Financial Times (detail)