The Royal Society of Portrait Painters Annual Exhibition opens at the Mall Galleries in London on Thursday 5 May. Paintings and drawings will include national and international submissions and "high-profile society commissions". Kate (detail) by Anastasia Pollard RP is an example of members' work. Several prizes are on offer. Usual FBA admission prices: £2.50 adults, £1.50 silver surfers, free to Art Fund members.