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Summer Holiday Activities: In The Frame (Over 5s)Summer Holiday Activities: In The Frame (Over 5s)Ticketed and drop-in sessions.2015-07-29T11:00:00+01002015-08-07T00:00:00+0100 Where:
National Portrait Gallery, † St Martin's Place† † † WC2H 0HE
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Summer Holiday Activities: In The Frame (Over 5s)
Cornelius Johnson: Charles I's Forgotten PainterCornelius Johnson: Charles I's Forgotten PainterPaintings by the forgotten man of seventeenth-century art.2015-07-29T10:00:00+01002015-09-13T00:00:00+0100 Where:
National Portrait Gallery, † St Martin's Place† † † WC2H 0HE
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Cornelius Johnson: Charles I's Forgotten Painter
BP Portrait Award 2015BP Portrait Award 2015BP Portrait Award 2015Three artists have been shortlisted for first prize at the 2015 BP Portrait Award: Matan Ben-Cnaan for Annabelle and Guy; Michael Gaskell for Eliza; and Borja Buces Renard for My Mother and My Brother on a Sunday Evening. Returning to the National Portrait Gallery for its 36th year the highly successful annual open competition, which attracted 2015-07-29T00:00:00+01002015-09-20T00:00:00+0100 Where:
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event > Exhibitions > Art exhibitions - Painting†|†PRICINGFree
DATES18th June to 20th September 2015
Three artists have been shortlisted for first prize at the 2015 BP Portrait Award: Matan Ben-Cnaan for Annabelle and Guy; Michael Gaskell for Eliza; and Borj...†More about this event
Friendship Portraits: Chantal Joffe And Ishbel MyerscoughFriendship Portraits: Chantal Joffe And Ishbel MyerscoughPaintings and drawings exploring the artists' lives and shared history, from their student days to the present.2015-07-29T10:00:00+01002015-09-28T00:00:00+0100 Where:
National Portrait Gallery, † St Martin's Place† † † WC2H 0HE
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Friendship Portraits: Chantal Joffe And Ishbel Myerscough
Creative Connections Year 3: CamdenCreative Connections Year 3: CamdenPortraits of people who have local connections, created by the children of the London borough of Camden with the photographer, Kate Peters.2015-07-29T10:00:00+01002015-10-10T00:00:00+0100 Where:
National Portrait Gallery, † St Martin's Place† † † WC2H 0HE
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Creative Connections Year 3: Camden
Audrey Hepburn: Portraits of an Icon Audrey Hepburn: Portraits of an Icon Audrey Hepburn: Portraits of an Icon Marking 65 years since Audrey Hepburn performed at renowned West End nightclub Ciro's - the space now occupied by the National Portrait Gallery's public Archive - NPG presents a major photography exhibition on the film star. Audrey Hepburn: Portraits of an Icon will follow Hepburn's rise to fame, from her early years in Holland to becoming a stage 2015-07-29T00:00:00+01002015-10-18T00:00:00+0100 Where:
National Portrait Gallery, † St Martin's Place† † † WC2H 0HE
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event > Exhibitions > Art exhibitions - Photography
DATES2nd July to 18th October 2015
Marking 65 years since Audrey Hepburn performed at renowned West End nightclub Ciro's - the space now occupied by the National Portrait Gallery's public Archiv...†More about this event
Women And The First World WarWomen And The First World WarPhotographs and vintage postcards which illustrate the range of roles taken up by females in WW1 and were produced to encourage more women to contribute to the war effort.2015-07-29T10:00:00+01002015-10-25T00:00:00+0100 Where:
National Portrait Gallery, † St Martin's Place† † † WC2H 0HE
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Free EventOngoing
Women And The First World War
John Swannell: Roy Strong At 80John Swannell: Roy Strong At 80Photographic portraits that transport the Gallery's former director through time, inventing and reinventing him as an array of historical characters.2015-07-29T10:00:00+01002015-10-31T00:00:00+0000 Where:
National Portrait Gallery, † St Martin's Place† † † WC2H 0HE
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John Swannell: Roy Strong At 80
On Belonging: Photographs Of Indians Of African DescentOn Belonging: Photographs Of Indians Of African DescentAcclaimed, contemporary photographer, Ketaki Sheth presents a series of the Sidi community, an African minority living in India.2015-07-29T10:00:00+01002015-08-31T00:00:00+0100 Where:
National Portrait Gallery, † St Martin's Place† † † WC2H 0HE
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On Belonging: Photographs Of Indians Of African Descent
Keir Hardie: Radical, Socialist, FeministKeir Hardie: Radical, Socialist, FeministA selection of portraits of the first leader of the Labour Party in Parliament.2015-07-29T10:00:00+01002015-12-01T00:00:00+0000 Where:
National Portrait Gallery, † St Martin's Place† † † WC2H 0HE
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Keir Hardie: Radical, Socialist, Feminist
Jack Smith: Abstract PortraitsJack Smith: Abstract PortraitsAbstract paintings by the 20th-century artist, providing an insight into his exploration of portraiture using non-descriptive elements.2015-07-29T10:00:00+01002015-08-31T00:00:00+0100 Where:
National Portrait Gallery, † St Martin's Place† † † WC2H 0HE
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Jack Smith: Abstract Portraits
The Tudors Reimagined: George Perfect HardingThe Tudors Reimagined: George Perfect HardingHigh quality miniatures by the painter and copyist, featuring some of the original portraits, now in the National Portrait Gallery displayed alongside Harding's copies.2015-07-29T10:00:00+01002016-01-17T00:00:00+0000 Where:
National Portrait Gallery, † St Martin's Place† † † WC2H 0HE
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The Tudors Reimagined: George Perfect Harding
Curators Choice: Photographs From The Terence Pepper GiftCurators Choice: Photographs From The Terence Pepper GiftTwo rooms of photographs, featuring images from the Victorian and Edwardian periods and pictures from the 60s and other times of cultural significance.2015-07-29T10:00:00+01002016-01-24T00:00:00+0000 Where:
National Portrait Gallery, † St Martin's Place† † † WC2H 0HE
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Free EventOngoing
Curators Choice: Photographs From The Terence Pepper Gift
Aubrey Beardsley: Artist And AestheteAubrey Beardsley: Artist And AestheteBlack and white drawings and illustrations by the cult figure of the decadent aesthetic movement.2015-07-29T10:00:00+01002016-03-01T00:00:00+0000 Where:
National Portrait Gallery, † St Martin's Place† † † WC2H 0HE
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Free EventOngoing
Aubrey Beardsley: Artist And Aesthete
Old Titles And New Money: American Heiresses And The British AristocracyOld Titles And New Money: American Heiresses And The British AristocracyExhibition of portraits and the stories of some of the most high-profile American heiresses to marry into British aristocracy, including Jennie Churchill, Mary Curzon and Consuelo Vanderbilt.2015-07-29T10:00:00+01002015-08-01T00:00:00+0100 Where:
National Portrait Gallery, † St Martin's Place† † † WC2H 0HE
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Free EventOngoing
Old Titles And New Money: American Heiresses And The British Aristocracy
The Artist's Cause At Heart: Marion Harry Spielmann, Collector And DonorThe Artist's Cause At Heart: Marion Harry Spielmann, Collector And DonorExhibition celebrating the donors activities as an editor, writer and collector, throwing light on M.H. Spielmann's discreet but powerful reputation in the Victorian and Edwardian art worlds.2015-07-29T10:00:00+01002015-08-01T00:00:00+0100 Where:
National Portrait Gallery, † St Martin's Place† † † WC2H 0HE
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The Artist's Cause At Heart: Marion Harry Spielmann, Collector And Donor
Portrait Of The Day: TalkPortrait Of The Day: TalkA talk on a chosen portrait in the Gallery's Collection.2015-07-29T12:30:00+01002015-09-30T00:00:00+0100 Where:
National Portrait Gallery, † St Martin's Place† † † WC2H 0HE
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Portrait Of The Day: Talk
Favourites: Art And Power, 1600-1800Favourites: Art And Power, 1600-1800Portraits showing men who were invested as Knights Of The Order Of The Garter. Established by King Edward III in 1348, the Order Of The Garter has always been the highest honour available to courtiers and public figures, but favour is frequently precarious.2015-07-29T10:00:00+01002015-09-01T00:00:00+0100 Where:
National Portrait Gallery, † St Martin's Place† † † WC2H 0HE
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Favourites: Art And Power, 1600-1800
Hidden: An Unseen Portrait Of Oliver CromwellHidden: An Unseen Portrait Of Oliver CromwellRecent investigation of the portrait of Sir Arthur Hesilrige, using the latest infra-red technology, has revealed what appears to be a hidden portrait of the Parliamentarian commander Oliver Cromwell underneath. This display puts the Gallery's portrait of Cromwell alongside that of Hesilrige and, for the first time, shows the infra-red image of the2015-07-29T10:00:00+01002015-10-19T00:00:00+0100 Where:
National Portrait Gallery, † St Martin's Place† † † WC2H 0HE
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Hidden: An Unseen Portrait Of Oliver Cromwell
Pictured & SeenPictured & SeenAn exhibition exploring the relationship between objects and their representation in 16th and 17th century British portraiture. Co-curated by Bristol University MA students as part of their degree work.2015-07-29T10:00:00+01002015-11-30T00:00:00+0000 Where:
National Portrait Gallery, † St Martin's Place† † † WC2H 0HE
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Pictured & Seen
Visualising Portraits: Jack Smith: Abstract Portraits: TalkVisualising Portraits: Jack Smith: Abstract Portraits: TalkAn informative talk about the artists unconventional approaches to portraiture.2015-07-30T14:00:00+01002015-07-30T00:00:00+0100 Where:
National Portrait Gallery, † St Martin's Place† † † WC2H 0HE
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Visualising Portraits: Jack Smith: Abstract Portraits: Talk
Lecture ¬“How Do I Look'¬” The Mystery of Audrey HepburnLecture ¬“How Do I Look'¬” The Mystery of Audrey HepburnWith the Guardian film critic Peter Bradshaw.2015-07-30T19:00:00+01002015-07-30T00:00:00+0100 Where:
National Portrait Gallery, † St Martin's Place† † † WC2H 0HE
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Lecture ¬“How Do I Look'¬” The Mystery of Audrey Hepburn
BSL Gallery Tour: CollectionBSL Gallery Tour: CollectionA tour of the collection with Chisato Minamimura.2015-07-30T19:30:00+01002015-07-30T00:00:00+0100 Where:
National Portrait Gallery, † St Martin's Place† † † WC2H 0HE
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BSL Gallery Tour: Collection
Resident DJ: Eddie OtchereResident DJ: Eddie OtchereEnjoy a selection of music in the gallery that has been chosen to reflect the atmosphere, weather and mood within the space.2015-07-30T18:00:00+01002015-08-27T00:00:00+0100 Where:
National Portrait Gallery, † St Martin's Place† † † WC2H 0HE
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Resident DJ: Eddie Otchere
English Folk Dance And Song Society: Jack HarrisEnglish Folk Dance And Song Society: Jack HarrisLiterate, narrative songwriting backed by intricate guitar work.2015-07-31T18:30:00+01002015-07-31T00:00:00+0100 Where:
National Portrait Gallery, † St Martin's Place† † † WC2H 0HE
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English Folk Dance And Song Society: Jack Harris
John MetcalfeJohn MetcalfeThe New Zealand-born composer and multi-instrumentalist performs his contemporary classical works with a selection of accompanying musicians.2015-07-31T18:30:00+01002015-07-31T00:00:00+0100 Where:
National Portrait Gallery, † St Martin's Place† † † WC2H 0HE
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John Metcalfe
Life Drawing: Sculpting The Body On PaperLife Drawing: Sculpting The Body On PaperWith artist Gayna Pelham.2015-07-31T18:30:00+01002015-07-31T00:00:00+0100 Where:
National Portrait Gallery, † St Martin's Place† † † WC2H 0HE
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Life Drawing: Sculpting The Body On Paper
Drop-In DrawingDrop-In DrawingWith artist Grace Adam.2015-07-31T18:30:00+01002015-09-25T00:00:00+0100 Where:
National Portrait Gallery, † St Martin's Place† † † WC2H 0HE
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Drop-In Drawing
Taster Session: BP Portrait Award: Next GenerationTaster Session: BP Portrait Award: Next GenerationTry your hand at portraiture drawing.2015-08-01T11:00:00+01002015-08-01T00:00:00+0100 Where:
National Portrait Gallery, † St Martin's Place† † † WC2H 0HE
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Taster Session: BP Portrait Award: Next Generation
Sunday Session Photo Icon (Ages 14-21)Sunday Session Photo Icon (Ages 14-21)Portrait photography session.2015-08-02T13:00:00+01002015-08-02T00:00:00+0100 Where:
National Portrait Gallery, † St Martin's Place† † † WC2H 0HE
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Sunday Session Photo Icon (Ages 14-21)
Family Art Workshop: CharactersFamily Art Workshop: CharactersLearn how to create characters for stories.2015-08-03T11:30:00+01002015-08-03T00:00:00+0100 Where:
National Portrait Gallery, † St Martin's Place† † † WC2H 0HE
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Family Art Workshop: Characters
William Gifford Palgrave: Master Of DisguiseWilliam Gifford Palgrave: Master Of DisguiseA collection of photographs of the leading British explorer and scholar of the Middle East.2015-08-03T10:00:00+01002016-04-01T00:00:00+0100 Where:
National Portrait Gallery, † St Martin's Place† † † WC2H 0HE
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William Gifford Palgrave: Master Of Disguise
Young People's Private View BP Portrait Award: Next Generation (Ages 14-19)Young People's Private View BP Portrait Award: Next Generation (Ages 14-19)Join an after-hours viewing of the exhibition.2015-08-04T18:30:00+01002015-08-04T00:00:00+0100 Where:
National Portrait Gallery, † St Martin's Place† † † WC2H 0HE
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Young People's Private View BP Portrait Award: Next Generation (Ages 14-19)
Lunchtime Lecture: Six Degrees Of SeparationLunchtime Lecture: Six Degrees Of SeparationWith the photographer, Kate Peters.2015-08-06T13:15:00+01002015-08-06T00:00:00+0100 Where:
National Portrait Gallery, † St Martin's Place† † † WC2H 0HE
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Lunchtime Lecture: Six Degrees Of Separation
Guest DJ: Richard OsborneGuest DJ: Richard OsborneDJ Richard Osborne combines many genres of music within his set to create a response to the temporary exhibitions within the gallery.2015-08-06T18:00:00+01002015-08-06T00:00:00+0100 Where:
National Portrait Gallery, † St Martin's Place† † † WC2H 0HE
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Guest DJ: Richard Osborne
Conversation: Queer PerspectivesConversation: Queer PerspectivesWith the resident artist, Sadie Lee.2015-08-06T19:00:00+01002015-08-06T00:00:00+0100 Where:
National Portrait Gallery, † St Martin's Place† † † WC2H 0HE
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Conversation: Queer Perspectives
Snowden: Sir DuoSnowden: Sir DuoThe award-winning violin and guitar duo presents its own transcriptions and compositions.2015-08-07T18:30:00+01002015-08-07T00:00:00+0100 Where:
National Portrait Gallery, † St Martin's Place† † † WC2H 0HE
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Snowden: Sir Duo
Weekend Workshop BP Portrait Award 2015Weekend Workshop BP Portrait Award 2015Create a portrait of a model.2015-08-08T11:00:00+01002015-08-08T00:00:00+0100 Where:
National Portrait Gallery, † St Martin's Place† † † WC2H 0HE
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Weekend Workshop BP Portrait Award 2015
Exhibition Tour: BP Portrait AwardExhibition Tour: BP Portrait AwardSee a selection of the year's best portraits.2015-08-13T19:30:00+01002015-08-13T00:00:00+0100 Where:
National Portrait Gallery, † St Martin's Place† † † WC2H 0HE
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Free EventOn Soon
Exhibition Tour: BP Portrait Award
Pick Up A Pencil: On Belonging (Ages 14-21)Pick Up A Pencil: On Belonging (Ages 14-21)Drop-in drawing sessions.2015-08-15T14:00:00+01002015-08-15T00:00:00+0100 Where:
National Portrait Gallery, † St Martin's Place† † † WC2H 0HE
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Free EventOn Soon
Pick Up A Pencil: On Belonging (Ages 14-21)
Drop-in Family Session: Portrait Painting (Over 3s)Drop-in Family Session: Portrait Painting (Over 3s)Help create a giant mural in the studio.2015-08-16T13:00:00+01002015-08-16T00:00:00+0100 Where:
National Portrait Gallery, † St Martin's Place† † † WC2H 0HE
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Free EventOn Soon
Drop-in Family Session: Portrait Painting (Over 3s)
Lunchtime Lecture: Audrey Hepburn: Architect Of A Rare And Precious TalentLunchtime Lecture: Audrey Hepburn: Architect Of A Rare And Precious TalentWith the film historian, Sandra Shevey.2015-08-20T13:15:00+01002015-08-20T00:00:00+0100 Where:
National Portrait Gallery, † St Martin's Place† † † WC2H 0HE
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Lunchtime Lecture: Audrey Hepburn: Architect Of A Rare And Precious Talent
Guest DJ: John SizzleGuest DJ: John SizzleThe drag artist and DJ, John, will be spinning a selection of music in the gallery as part of the Late Shift programme. Music will be chosen to reflect the atmosphere, weather and mood within the space.2015-08-20T18:00:00+01002015-08-20T00:00:00+0100 Where:
National Portrait Gallery, † St Martin's Place† † † WC2H 0HE
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Guest DJ: John Sizzle
Lecture: Abraham Lincoln And The Great EmancipationLecture: Abraham Lincoln And The Great EmancipationDr Adam Smith presents an informative talk.2015-08-20T19:00:00+01002015-08-20T00:00:00+0100 Where:
National Portrait Gallery, † St Martin's Place† † † WC2H 0HE
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Lecture: Abraham Lincoln And The Great Emancipation
Apple Of My EyeApple Of My EyeThe folk group sing sweet songs of love, loss and transformation.2015-08-21T18:30:00+01002015-08-21T00:00:00+0100 Where:
National Portrait Gallery, † St Martin's Place† † † WC2H 0HE
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Free EventOn Soon
Apple Of My Eye
Weekend Workshop: Creative PortraitsWeekend Workshop: Creative PortraitsLearn about portrait photography with Kate Peters.2015-08-22T11:00:00+01002015-08-23T00:00:00+0100 Where:
National Portrait Gallery, † St Martin's Place† † † WC2H 0HE
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On Soon
Weekend Workshop: Creative Portraits
Visualising Portraits: On Belonging: Photographs Of Indians Of African Descent: TalkVisualising Portraits: On Belonging: Photographs Of Indians Of African Descent: TalkAn informative talk about the work of Ketaki Sheth.2015-08-27T14:00:00+01002015-08-27T00:00:00+0100 Where:
National Portrait Gallery, † St Martin's Place† † † WC2H 0HE
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Free EventOn Soon
Visualising Portraits: On Belonging: Photographs Of Indians Of African Descent: Talk
Resident DJ: Eddie OtchereResident DJ: Eddie OtchereEnjoy a selection of music in the gallery that has been chosen to reflect the atmosphere, weather and mood within the space.2015-08-27T18:00:00+01002015-08-27T00:00:00+0100 Where:
National Portrait Gallery, † St Martin's Place† † † WC2H 0HE
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Resident DJ: Eddie Otchere
BSL Gallery Tour: BP Portrait Award 2015BSL Gallery Tour: BP Portrait Award 2015A tour of contemporary portrait paintings from around the world.2015-08-27T19:30:00+01002015-08-27T00:00:00+0100 Where:
National Portrait Gallery, † St Martin's Place† † † WC2H 0HE
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Free EventOn Soon
BSL Gallery Tour: BP Portrait Award 2015
Life Drawing: After The Camden Town GroupLife Drawing: After The Camden Town GroupExplore tone and colour through life drawing.2015-08-28T18:30:00+01002015-08-28T00:00:00+0100 Where:
National Portrait Gallery, † St Martin's Place† † † WC2H 0HE
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Life Drawing: After The Camden Town Group
Peter Sheppard: SkarvedPeter Sheppard: SkarvedThe violinist presents music by Tartini and Olofsson.2015-08-28T18:30:00+01002015-08-28T00:00:00+0100 Where:
National Portrait Gallery, † St Martin's Place† † † WC2H 0HE
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Free EventOn Soon
Peter Sheppard: Skarved
The Drawing RoomThe Drawing RoomA chance for disabled visitors to drop in and draw.2015-08-31T13:00:00+01002015-09-28T00:00:00+0100 Where:
National Portrait Gallery, † St Martin's Place† † † WC2H 0HE
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Free EventOngoing
The Drawing Room
Simon Schama's The Face Of BritainSimon Schama's The Face Of BritainFive displays exploring the development, character and meanings of British portraiture, created with Historian Simon Schama and the BBC, to coincide with the broadcast of a five-part TV series on BBC Two and the publication of an accompanying book.2015-09-16T10:00:00+01002016-01-04T00:00:00+0000 Where:
National Portrait Gallery, † St Martin's Place† † † WC2H 0HE
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Free Event
Simon Schama's The Face Of Britain
George Scharf And His Circles: The National Portrait Gallery And The Victorian Art WorldGeorge Scharf And His Circles: The National Portrait Gallery And The Victorian Art WorldPortraits, personal diaries, sketchbooks and correspondence, illustrating the man and the interconnected networks of contacts within which he operated.2015-09-21T10:00:00+01002016-03-20T00:00:00+0000 Where:
National Portrait Gallery, † St Martin's Place† † † WC2H 0HE
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Free Event
George Scharf And His Circles: The National Portrait Gallery And The Victorian Art World
Audrey Hepburn: International Cover StarAudrey Hepburn: International Cover Star2015-10-01T19:00:00+01002015-10-01T00:00:00+0100 Where:
National Portrait Gallery, † St Martin's Place† † † WC2H 0HE
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Audrey Hepburn: International Cover Star
Giacometti: Pure Presence Giacometti: Pure Presence Giacometti: Pure Presence This autumn the National Portrait Gallery presents the first major exhibition to cover the aspect of Alberto Giacometti's work. Giacometti: Pure Presence promises to be an unmissable opportunity to enjoy portraiture by the Swiss artist, who is widely regarded as one of the most important and distinctive artists of the 20th century. The show will co2015-10-15T00:00:00+01002016-01-10T00:00:00+0000 Where:
National Portrait Gallery, † St Martin's Place† † † WC2H 0HE
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event > Exhibitions > Art exhibitions
DATES15th October 2015 to 10th January 2016
This autumn the National Portrait Gallery presents the first major exhibition to cover the aspect of Alberto Giacometti's work. Giacometti: Pure Presence promi...†More about this event
Alberto Giacometti: Giacometti: Pure PresenceAlberto Giacometti: Giacometti: Pure Presence2015-10-15T10:00:00+01002016-01-10T00:00:00+0000 Where:
National Portrait Gallery, † St Martin's Place† † † WC2H 0HE
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Alberto Giacometti: Giacometti: Pure Presence
Taylor Wessing Photographic Portrait PrizeTaylor Wessing Photographic Portrait PrizeTaylor Wessing Photographic Portrait PrizeThe Taylor Wessing Photographic Portrait Prize, held at the National Portrait Gallery each year, attracts around 7,000 images from which approximately sixty portraits are chosen for display. Open to professionals and amateurs alike, the £12,000 prize consistently attracts a high level of expertise yet the 'open to all' caveat means there's always a2015-11-12T00:00:00+00002016-02-21T00:00:00+0000 Where:
National Portrait Gallery, † St Martin's Place† † † WC2H 0HE
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event > Exhibitions > Art exhibitions - Photography
DATES12th November 2015 to 21st February 2016
The Taylor Wessing Photographic Portrait Prize, held at the National Portrait Gallery each year, attracts around 7,000 images from which approximately sixty po...†More about this event
 
 

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Women And The First World War
Exhibitions | Until 25th October 2015 

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Photographs and vintage postcards which illustrate the range of roles taken up by females in WW1 and were produced to ...More

Cornelius Johnson: Charles I's Forgotten Painter
Exhibitions | Until 13th September 2015 

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Paintings by the forgotten man of seventeenth-century art....More

The Tudors Reimagined: George Perfect Harding
Exhibitions | Until 17th January 2016 

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High quality miniatures by the painter and copyist, featuring some of the original portraits, now in the National Portrait Gallery ...More

John Swannell: Roy Strong At 80
Exhibitions | Until 31st October 2015 

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Photographic portraits that transport the Gallery's former director through time, inventing and reinventing him as an array of historical characters....More

Keir Hardie: Radical, Socialist, Feminist
Exhibitions | Until 1st December 2015 

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A selection of portraits of the first leader of the Labour Party in Parliament....More

Friendship Portraits: Chantal Joffe And Ishbel Myerscough
Exhibitions | Until 28th September 2015 

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Paintings and drawings exploring the artists' lives and shared history, from their student days to the present....More

Curators Choice: Photographs From The Terence Pepper Gift
Exhibitions | Until 24th January 2016 

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Two rooms of photographs, featuring images from the Victorian and Edwardian periods and pictures from the 60s and other times ...More

Creative Connections Year 3: Camden
Exhibitions | Until 10th October 2015 

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Portraits of people who have local connections, created by the children of the London borough of Camden with the photographer, ...More

Aubrey Beardsley: Artist And Aesthete
Exhibitions | Until 1st March 2016 

National Portrait Gallery

Black and white drawings and illustrations by the cult figure of the decadent aesthetic movement....More

Portrait Of The Day: Talk
Exhibitions | Until 30th September 2015 

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