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Portrait Artist of the Year 

Artists around the UK come together to compete for who has the best original celebrity portrait.
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Joan Bakewell Joan Bakewell ...  Herself - Presenter 28 episodes, 2013-2018
Frank Skinner ...  Himself - Presenter 27 episodes, 2013-2018
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Artists around the UK come together to compete for who has the best original celebrity portrait.

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2013 (UK) See more »

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Beauty is in the eye of the beholder
22 March 2018 | by nesskimoSee all my reviews

I thoroughly enjoy watching this programme; it is fascinating to watch each artist's work evolve and thrilling to view the three finalists work on their commission pieces. However, I am in agreement with Frank Skinner in my tendency to disagree with the judges. I'm becoming increasingly frustrated with their decision making and choices, particularly when selecting the overall winner. 2018 is a perfect example; there were were two clearly strong, talented artists who produced exemplary portraits that literally took my breath away. As usual, the weakest portrait and accompanying commission piece was chosen. What's more, the selection of mediocre artwork is becoming too predictable. It's disheartening!


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