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Luc Tuymans: Glasses
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 4th October 2016 to 2nd April 2017
National Portrait Gallery, St Martin's Place, Mayfair, London WC2H | At National Portrait Gallery
"Glasses bring a kind of distortion to the face," says Antwerp-based artist, Luc Tuymans, whose paintings of spectacle wearing sitters go on display at National Portrait ...More
 
 
 
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Antony Gormley: Object
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 7th September 2016 to 7th September 2017
National Portrait Gallery, St Martin's Place, WC2H | At National Portrait Gallery
A life-size cast-iron sculpture by Antony Gormley has been dramatically suspended from the ceiling of the Ondaatje Wing Main Hall of the National Portrait Gallery, visible ...More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Picasso Portraits
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 6th October 2016 to 5th February 2017
National Portrait Gallery, St Martin's Place, WC2H | At National Portrait Gallery
Picasso's portraits epitomise the astonishing variety and innovation of his art. This major exhibition of over 80 works focuses on the artist's portrayal of family, friends ...More
 
 
 
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Taylor Wessing Photographic Portrait Prize
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 17th November 2016 to 26th February 2017
National Portrait Gallery, St Martin's Place, WC2H | At National Portrait Gallery
The 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 ...More
 
 
 
The Big Draw Family Festival
London > Events > Kids Events  Dates: Sunday 16th October 2016 - 11am-4pm
National Portrait Gallery, St Martin's Place, WC2H | At National Portrait Gallery
Explore different styles of drawing and experiment with various mediums....More
 
 
 
Drop-in Drawing
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: Friday 14th October 2016 - 6.30pm
National Portrait Gallery, St Martin's Place, WC2H | At National Portrait Gallery
Informal drawing session with artist Andy Pankhurst....More
 
 
 
From Blue To Rose: Exploring The Influence Of Colour In Picasso's Early Portraits
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: Saturday 8th and Sunday 9th October 2016 - 11am-5pm
National Portrait Gallery, St Martin's Place, WC2H | At National Portrait Gallery
Join artist Robin-Lee Hall and examine Picasso's use of colour to convey his mood....More
 
 
 
Life Drawing: Picasso's People
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: Friday 28th October 2016 - 6.30pm
National Portrait Gallery, St Martin's Place, WC2H | At National Portrait Gallery
Explore Picasso's many different approaches to the figure....More
 
 
 
Guest DJ: Mr Madam
London > Events > Clubbing and Nightlife  Dates: Thursday 27th October 2016 - 6pm
National Portrait Gallery, St Martin's Place, WC2H | At National Portrait Gallery
DJ Mr Madam will be spinning a selection of music in the gallery as part of the Late Shift programme. Featuring music from Thomas Tallis, Gracie ...More
 
 
 
Portrait Of The Day
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 1st September to 31st October 2016 - 12.30pm
National Portrait Gallery, St Martin's Place, WC2H | At National Portrait Gallery
A half-hour talk by a member of the Gallery's Visitor Services Team on a chosen portrait in the collection....More
 
 
 
Life Drawing: Lucian Freud Unseen
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: Friday 30th September 2016 - 6.30pm-8.30pm
National Portrait Gallery, St Martin's Place, WC2H | At National Portrait Gallery
Marc Woodhead leads this drawing session....More
 
 
 
Pick Up A Pencil: The Big Draw
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: Saturday 15th October 2016 - 2pm-4pm
National Portrait Gallery, St Martin's Place, WC2H | At National Portrait Gallery
Scientific drawing....More
 
 
 
Young People: Special Sunday Session: In Colour
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: Sunday 2nd October 2016 - 1pm-4pm
National Portrait Gallery, St Martin's Place, WC2H | At National Portrait Gallery
Experiment in colour photography techniques....More
 
 
 
Black Chronicles
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 25th, 26th and 27th October 2016 - 11am-4pm
National Portrait Gallery, St Martin's Place, WC2H | At National Portrait Gallery
Create portraits using photography techniques and bring it alive using spoken word....More
 
 
 
The Drawing Room: Painting The Artist: Van Dyck And Early Self-Portraiture In Britain
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: Monday 26th September 2016 - 1pm-3pm
National Portrait Gallery, St Martin's Place, WC2H | At National Portrait Gallery
Explore self-portraiture....More
 
 
 
Resident DJ: Eddie Otchere
London > Events > Clubbing and Nightlife  Dates: Thursday 6th October 2016 - 6pm
National Portrait Gallery, St Martin's Place, WC2H | At National Portrait Gallery
Enjoy a selection of music in the gallery that has been chosen to reflect the atmosphere, weather and mood within the space....More
 
 
 
BSL Tour Antony Gormley: Object
London > Events > Tours  Dates: Thursday 27th October 2016 - 7.30pm
National Portrait Gallery, St Martin's Place, WC2H | At National Portrait Gallery
An informal exhibition tour with British Sign Language interpretation....More
 
 
 
Portrait Choir: In Conversation: A Choral Audio Guide
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: Friday 14th October 2016 - 7.30pm
National Portrait Gallery, St Martin's Place, WC2H | At National Portrait Gallery
Clemency Burton-Hill, Gregory Batsleer and a gallery curator discuss the choral audio guide....More
 
 
 
Cevanne And Crewdson
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Friday 30th September 2016 - 6.30pm
National Portrait Gallery, St Martin's Place, WC2H | At National Portrait Gallery
The collaboration performs folk made from field recordings with a harp, voices and electronic inventions....More
 
 
 
Picasso Portraits: Ani Batikian
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Friday 7th October 2016 - 6.30pm
National Portrait Gallery, St Martin's Place, WC2H | At National Portrait Gallery
The Armenian violinist performs solo works by Back, Ysaye and Paganini and three musical sketches of Picasso by Roland Roberts....More
 
 
 
Picasso Portraits: Tessitori
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Friday 28th October 2016 - 6.30pm
National Portrait Gallery, St Martin's Place, WC2H | At National Portrait Gallery
The viola and guitar duo present an Iberian programme of Albeniz and Loureiro in response to works in the gallery....More
 
 
 
Portrait Choir: Surround Sound
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Friday 14th October 2016 - 6.30pm-8pm
National Portrait Gallery, St Martin's Place, WC2H | At National Portrait Gallery
A specially created sound instillation of choral music and pop up performance's by members of the choir....More
 
 
 
In Conversation: Eggleston: An Insider's View
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: Thursday 29th September 2016 - 7pm
National Portrait Gallery, St Martin's Place, WC2H | At National Portrait Gallery
Jo Ann Walters and Peter Fraser discusses the work of the American photographer....More
 
 
 
In Conversation: Diana Widmaier-Picasso
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: Thursday 6th October 2016 - 7pm
National Portrait Gallery, St Martin's Place, WC2H | At National Portrait Gallery
The art historian gives her unique perspective on her grandfather's portraiture....More
 
 
 
In Conversation: Antony Gormley
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: Thursday 27th October 2016 - 7pm
National Portrait Gallery, St Martin's Place, WC2H | At National Portrait Gallery
The sculptor discusses his current display Object....More
 
 
 
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Beyond Caravaggio
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 12th October 2016 to 15th January 2017
National Portrait Gallery, Trafalgar Square, WC2N | 1 minute from National Portrait Gallery
The National Gallery hangs its Caravaggio masterpiece, 'Supper at Emmaus', alongside approximately 50 paintings by the great Italian Baroque artist and his followers so we can ...More
 
 
 
Painting Is Silent Poetry, And Poetry Is Painting That Speaks: Pintoricchio
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: Wednesday 26th October 2016 - 1pm-1.30pm
National Portrait Gallery, Trafalgar Square, WC2N | 1 minute from National Portrait Gallery
Explore the connections between the painted image and written word....More
 
 
 
Picture Of The Month Club: Hals's Young Man Holding A Skull (Vanitas)
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: Tuesday 18th October 2016 - 12.45pm-1.45pm
National Portrait Gallery, Trafalgar Square, WC2N | 1 minute from National Portrait Gallery
An in-depth discussion of the work....More
 
 
 
The Green Hour: Absinthe And Impressionism
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: Friday 30th September 2016 - 6.30pm-8.30pm
National Portrait Gallery, Trafalgar Square, WC2N | 1 minute from National Portrait Gallery
Learn about the influence of Absinthe on 19th-century French artistic creativity....More
 
 
 
Painting Is Silent Poetry, And Poetry Is Painting That Speaks: Uccello
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: Wednesday 28th September 2016 - 1pm-1.30pm
National Portrait Gallery, Trafalgar Square, WC2N | 1 minute from National Portrait Gallery
Explore the connections between the painted image and written word....More
 
 
 
 
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Royal Opera: Il Barbiere Di Siviglia
Concerts | Until 11th October 2016 

Royal Opera House 1 minute walk from National Portrait Gallery

Henrik Nanasi conducts Javier Camarena and Daniela Mack in this revival of Rossini's The Barber of Seville. Sung in Italian ...More

Yinka Shonibare: Globe Head Ballerina
Yinka Shonibare: Globe Head Ballerina
Exhibitions | Until 19th June 2017 

Royal Opera House 1 minute walk from National Portrait Gallery

A new piece of artwork by Yinka Shonibare will be displayed on the exterior of the Royal Opera House this ...More

 
Royal Opera: Norma
Concerts | Until 8th October 2016 

Royal Opera House 1 minute walk from National Portrait Gallery

Antonio Pappano conducts Sonya Yoncheva, Joseph Calleja and Sonia Ganassi in a new production of Bellini's operatic masterpiece about the ...More

Bobbi Brown Afternoon Tea at Balthazar
Bobbi Brown Afternoon Tea at Balthazar
Foodie Events | Until 29th September 2016 

Balthazar 2 minutes walk from National Portrait Gallery

Plumped up lips made from sponge, chocolate torte as gel eyeliner, and rhubarb and ginger cream lined up like brush-on ...More

 
Estuary To Tide: An Evening With Rachel Lichtenstein And Hugh Aldersey-Williams
Exhibitions | On 26th September 2016 

Stanford's 3 minutes walk from National Portrait Gallery

Literary & Education, Author Event....More

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
Theatre | Until 7th January 2017 

Theatre Royal Drury Lane 3 minutes walk from National Portrait Gallery

Nominated for a staggering seven gongs in the 2014 Olivier Awards including Best New Musical, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory ...More

 
Kinky Boots
Kinky Boots
Theatre | Until 14th January 2017 

Adelphi Theatre 3 minutes walk from National Portrait Gallery

Inspired by a true story and based on the 2005 British film of the same name, Cyndi Lauper and Harvey ...More

 
David Baddiel: My Family: Not The Sitcom
David Baddiel: My Family: Not The Sitcom
Theatre | Until 15th October 2016 

Vaudeville Theatre 3 minutes walk from National Portrait Gallery

Following a critically acclaimed, sell-out run at the Menier Chocolate Factory, My Family: Not The Sitcom comes to the Vaudeville ...More

 
ARTIAS Retargeting And Behavioral Remarketing Conference
Business Events | On 26th September 2016 

Strand Palace Hotel 3 minutes walk from National Portrait Gallery

Literary & Education, Conference....More

Inbox Marketing eMail Conference
Business Events | On 26th September 2016 

Strand Palace Hotel 3 minutes walk from National Portrait Gallery

Literary & Education, Conference....More

 
 
 
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