The Taylor Wessing Photographic Portrait Prize 2018 | Visit Canterbury

The Taylor Wessing Photographic Portrait Prize 2018

  • Date: 6th July 2019 - 6th October 2019
  • Every day
  • Location: The Beaney House of Art & Knowledge 18 High Street, Canterbury, Kent CT1 2RA
  • Time: 10:00 - 17:00
  • Cost: Free

The Taylor Wessing Photographic Portrait Prize 2018 is the leading international competition, open to all, which celebrates and promotes the very best in contemporary portrait photography from around.

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 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. The exhibition will run from the 6th July – 6th October 2019 (Closed Mondays). Location: Special Exhibition Gallery, 1st Floor, The Beaney #PhotoPrize Sponsored by Taylor Wessing