Portrait of a Local

The Westival Gallery, Castlebar St, Sunday 28th from 1 pm.

Winner announced on Sunday at 5 pm.

Free

 

Taking on the same format as the nail-biting TV show Portrait Artist of the Year, join in the fun as we search for the best portrait artist in the west. Come along and be privy to normally behind-doors process whereby an artist captures the essence of their sitter, from blank canvas to finished work. Watch as forms emerge, characteristics are captured and likenesses are lovingly recreated in all manner of styles.

A panel of judges will select the winner on Sunday at 5 pm.