CVPA graduate student selected as semi-finalist for prestigious 2018 BP Portrait Award

Allen TenBusschen, graduate student in Painting, selected as a semi-finalist for the BP Portrait Award 2018 exhibition at the National Portrait Gallery in London, UK

Portrait painting by Allen TenBusschen
Portrait by Allen TenBusschen

This is the most prestigious portrait painting competition in the world and represents the very best in contemporary portrait painting in an exhibition at the National Portrait Gallery.  There were 2,667 submissions from which only 215 made it to the final round of judging, with TenBusschen being number 70. Allen TenBusschen’s work can be found at

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