The Ruth Borchard Collection is the UK’s only public collection of self-portraits by British and Irish artists.

Consisting of three collections  and a biennial self-portrait prize, the Ruth Borchard Collection represents the very best of twentieth-century and contemporary self-portraiture.

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Sara Shamma captures the Attention of International Press

6/11/2019 Syrian artist’s self-portrait short listed for prestigious UK award Syrian artist’s self-portrait short listed for prestigious UK award Gulf Today · 10 Jun 2019 SHARJAH: Syrian artist Sara Shamma, renowned for her self-portraits, was short listed this year for the Ruth Borchard Self-portrait prize. The Ruth Borchard Self-portrait Prize is a biennial award that […]

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