The best 50 entries from the AOI's annual Serco Prize competition are currently exhibited at the London Transport Museum. I went back to show my Dad around a few days after the PV, and took my camera this time.
There were some great responses to the 'River Thames' brief. A big favourite for me was Melvyn Evans' Thames People and Tides- brilliantly characterful tiny figures and an exquisite colour palette:
Ace characters in Matt Oxborrow's piece...
...one of whom bore a striking resemblance to my guest to the private view, www.benstrachan.co.uk:
Great textures and beautifully observed figures in Holly Stoves' image:
Congrats to the winners. The exhibition is on until the 3rd June, in case you'd like to take a peek. The museum itself has some interesting stuff too, like this chap: