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Sargent: Portraits of Artists and FriendsSargent: Portraits of Artists and FriendsSargent: Portraits of Artists and FriendsThe National Portrait Gallery pays tribute to portrait painter John Singer Sargent. Portraits of Artists and Friends (from 12th February to 25th May) features intimate portraits of contemporaries such as Auguste Rodin, Claude Monet and Robert Louis Stevenson, and the 70 works assembled here show him to be the greatest portraitist of his generation.28th February 2015Monday 25th May 2015 Where:
National Portrait Gallery,   St Martin's Place      WC2H 0HE
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DATES  12th February to 25th May 2015
The National Portrait Gallery pays tribute to portrait painter John Singer Sargent. Portraits of Artists and Friends (from 12th February to 25th May) features ... More about this event
 
The Real Tudors: Kings and Queens RediscoveredThe Real Tudors: Kings and Queens RediscoveredThe Real Tudors: Kings and Queens RediscoveredThe National Portrait Gallery's oldest portrait, of Henry VII, is displayed with a Book of Hours inscribed by the king to his daughter as part of The Real Tudors: Kings and Queens Rediscovered, a major exhibition at the gallery starting on 12th September 2014. Portraits of key figures in the Tudor dynasty are displayed alongside a personal item -28th February 2015Sunday 1st March 2015 Where:
National Portrait Gallery,   St Martin's Place      WC2H 0HE
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event > Exhibitions > Art exhibitions - Painting | PRICING  Free  
DATES  12th September 2014 to 1st March 2015
The National Portrait Gallery's oldest portrait, of Henry VII, is displayed with a Book of Hours inscribed by the king to his daughter as part of The Real Tu... More about this event
 
John Singer Sargent's PeopleJohn Singer Sargent's PeopleA guided tour of paintings by the American artist.4th March 2015Wednesday 4th March 2015 Where:
National Portrait Gallery,   St Martin's Place      WC2H 0HE
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Wellington: Triumphs, Politics and PassionsWellington: Triumphs, Politics and PassionsWellington: Triumphs, Politics and PassionsLast year saw the centenary of the outbreak of World War I; 2015 is the 200th anniversary of the Battle of Waterloo. The National Portrait Gallery marks the event with Triumphs, Politics and Passions (12th March7th June), the first gallery exhibition devoted to the Duke of Wellington, including rarely seen portraits and photographs. Drawn from muse12th March 2015Sunday 7th June 2015 Where:
National Portrait Gallery,   St Martin's Place      WC2H 0HE
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DATES  12th March to 7th June 2015
Last year saw the centenary of the outbreak of World War I; 2015 is the 200th anniversary of the Battle of Waterloo. The National Portrait Gallery marks the ev... More about this event
 
Musical Portraits of Artists and FriendsMusical Portraits of Artists and FriendsJoin Trinity Laban's acclaimed Composition Department for an evening of new music inspired by the National Portrait Gallery's exhibition, Sargent: Portraits of Artists and Friends.13th March 2015Friday 13th March 2015 Where:
National Portrait Gallery,   St Martin's Place      WC2H 0HE
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Musical Portraits of Artists and Friends
 
BP Portrait AwardBP Portrait AwardBP Portrait Award2015 marks the BP Portrait Award's 36th year at the National Portrait Gallery. A highly successful annual event, which last year attracted 2,377 entries from 71 different countries, the open competition is one of the most prestigious prizes in the world for portrait painting. The three shortlisted portraits are shown alongside around 55 selected wo18th June 2015Sunday 20th September 2015 Where:
National Portrait Gallery,   St Martin's Place      WC2H 0HE
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Free Event 

event > Exhibitions > Art exhibitions - Painting | PRICING  Free  
DATES  18th June to 20th September 2015
2015 marks the BP Portrait Award's 36th year at the National Portrait Gallery. A highly successful annual event, which last year attracted 2,377 entries from 7... More about this event
 
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 2nd July 2015Sunday 18th October 2015 Where:
National Portrait Gallery,   St Martin's Place      WC2H 0HE
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event > Exhibitions > Art exhibitions - Photography
DATES  2nd 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
 
 
 

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Sargent: Portraits of Artists and Friends
Sargent: Portraits of Artists and Friends
Exhibitions | Until 25th May 2015 

National Portrait Gallery

The National Portrait Gallery pays tribute to portrait painter John Singer Sargent. Portraits of Artists and Friends (from 12th February ...More

 
The Real Tudors: Kings and Queens Rediscovered
The Real Tudors: Kings and Queens Rediscovered
Exhibitions | Until 1st March 2015 

National Portrait Gallery

The National Portrait Gallery's oldest portrait, of Henry VII, is displayed with a Book of Hours inscribed by ...More

 
Tiepolo: An Allegory With Venus And Time
Leisure | On 28th February 2015 

National Gallery 1 minute walk from National Portrait Gallery

Session for blind and partially-sighted visitors beginning with a detailed verbal description of a painting and ending with a visit ...More

Let It Be
Let It Be
Theatre | Until 27th September 2015 

Garrick Theatre 1 minute walk from National Portrait Gallery

Following a two-year absence Let It Be is back in London, at the Garrick Theatre, from February 2015. Over 50 ...More

 
The Nether
The Nether
Theatre | Until 25th April 2015 

Duke of York's Theatre 1 minute walk from National Portrait Gallery

An intricate crime drama and a haunting thriller set in the year 2050, The Nether is a futuristic fantasy in ...More

 
Choral Masterpieces By Candlelight
Concerts | On 28th February 2015 

St Martin-in-the-Fields 2 minutes walk from National Portrait Gallery

An atmospheric concert performed by the Addison Chamber Choir....More

Vivaldi Four Seasons And Gloria By Candlelight
Concerts | On 28th February 2015 

St Martin-in-the-Fields 2 minutes walk from National Portrait Gallery

Performed by the Choir Of Royal Holloway, considered to be one of the finest mixed-voice collegiate choirs in Britain....More

English National Opera: The Indian Queen
English National Opera: The Indian Queen
Concerts | Until 14th March 2015 

London Coliseum - English National Opera (ENO) 2 minutes walk from National Portrait Gallery

Peter Sellars directs a new retelling of Purcell's unfinished opera about the clashes between the Europeans and the Mayans from ...More

 
English National Opera: The Mastersingers of Nuremberg
English National Opera: The Mastersingers of Nuremberg
Concerts | Until 10th March 2015 

London Coliseum - English National Opera (ENO) 2 minutes walk from National Portrait Gallery

One of three new productions within English National Opera's 2014/15 season, The Mastersingers of Nuremberg sees Richard Jones's acclaimed staging ...More

 
A View From The Bridge
A View From The Bridge
Theatre | Until 11th April 2015 

Wyndham's Theatre 2 minutes walk from National Portrait Gallery

Ivo Van Hove's five star Young Vic stripped-back production of Arthur Miller's A View From The Bridge, which picked up ...More

 
 
 
 
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