Winner Announced, 2017

We are delighted to announce that the Winner of the 2017 Ruth Borchard Self-Portrait Prize is Benjamin Ogbebor, with his painting Self Portrait II, 2017.


The Winner was selected by a prestigious panel of judges, including Dr Xavier Bray, Director of the Wallace Collection; Richard Borchard, son of Ruth Borchard; Charlotte Mullins, author and critic; Marilyn Scott, Director of The Lightbox, Woking; Alastair Sooke, Art Critic at The Daily Telegraph and BBC broadcaster; and Shanti Panchal, 2015 Prize Winner.  The judges commended Ogbebor’s self portrait for its technical brilliance and powerful rendering of the artist’s inner self.

May 3, 2017
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