June Mendoza portrait

Silent Auction

The Tait is delighted to offer a head and shoulders portrait painted by international artist & Tait Memorial Trust Patron, June Mendoza AO.OBE.RP.ROI.

The silent auction is opens at 7pm on Thursday 18th April and closes at 9pm GMT on Wednesday the 19th June after a Tait concert at 3c Carlisle Place, London SW1P 1NP

How can I place a bid?

All bids must be placed online via the Gala Bid website – go to https://app.galabid.com/junemendozaportrait/items

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Placing a bid

Visit Galabid via the button below!

Click on the ‘Register’ button

Enter your details and click ‘Register’

You will then receive a text to your mobile phone with a code & verification link. Enter the code or click the link to verify your account.

You are now ready to save items to your wish list or start placing bids!

Thank you!

If you would like further information about the Auction or supporting the Tait email james@taitmemorialtrust.org

​Auction Guide

If you win the auction item you have the following methods to make payment:

1. Once you have been informed that you are the winning bidder you will be prompted by Galabid to make the payment via their platform

Once we see your payment has been processed (typically we receive real time updates) we will contact you to arrange the introduction with June to arrange the first sitting.

Thank you for your support


Watch: The Queen and the Royal Portrait Painter 


June Mendoza AO.OBE.RP.ROI.HonSWA is a member, amongst other art societies societies, of the Royal Society of Portrait Painters. She is one of the world’s foremost portrait painters. She undertakes commissions for portrait painting on a wide range of subjects, examples of which are displayed on this Internet gallery. Her commissioned work includes a number of portraits of the Queen and members of the Royal family, foreign dignitaries and a wide range of portraits of personalities from the Arts, Music, Government, Business and the professions. Her commissioned Group portraits include the House of Commons, the Australian House of Representatives, City Guilds and Boards of many companies and institutions. Please enjoy visiting her internet gallery of commissioned portraits and subjects she chooses to paint from all walks of life.