Staff & Student Highlight: Heatherleys at the Ruth Borchard Self Portrait Prize 2023 exhibition.
We’re proud to see an increasing number of our staff and students taking part in major prizes and exhibitions each year, including the Ruth Borchard Self Portrait Prize and exhibition.
Alongside this year’s winning artwork by Colin Davidson, a curated selection of self-portraits go on public display at The Atkinson, Southport. The display highlights the diversity of styles and media entered into the prize including painting, sculpture and photography.
23 September – December 2023
Monday – Saturday
10am – 4pm
The Atkinson Museum,
Exhibitors from Heatherleys, in the 2023 Ruth Borchard Self Portrait Prize exhibition.
Staff and Tutors
Michael Ajerman (guest lecturer)
Tim Benson (former Portrait Diploma Course Director, Open Studio tutor)
David Caldwell (Open Studio tutor)
James Lloyd (Open Studio and Portrait Diploma tutor)
Melissa Scott Miller (Open Studio and Portrait Diploma tutor)
Laura Smith (Open Studio and Portrait Diploma tutor)
Eugenia Vronskaya (Abstract Painting tutor)
Cherry Pickles (guest lecturer)
Find them at Heatherleys
Tim Benson, former Portrait Diploma Course Director, teach in Heatherleys’ Open Studio/Drop in Sessions.
David Caldwell teaches Open Studio drop In Sessions.
Laura Smith teaches on the Portrait Diploma and Open Studio drop In Sessions. She also teaches painting and drawing courses for Heatherleys online, at the National Gallery and in our purpose built building on Lots Road. View her courses here.