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National Portrait Gallery, St Martin's Place, London, WC2H 0HE   
 
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Today (Saturday) National Portrait Gallery closes at 18.00
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Free. Special exhibitions prices vary.
 
 
 
 
 
 
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1st August 2015 Where:
National Portrait Gallery,   St Martin's Place      WC2H
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Audrey Hepburn: Portraits of an Icon

Ongoing
2nd July to 18th October 2015
National Portrait Gallery, St Martin's Place, London, WC2H  0HE  Same location as from National Portrait Gallery

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 - ...  More

1st August 2015 Where:
National Portrait Gallery,   St Martin's Place      WC2H
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BP Portrait Award 2015

Ongoing
18th June to 20th September 2015
National Portrait Gallery, St Martin's Place, London, WC2H  0HE  Same location as from National Portrait Gallery

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; ...  More

15th October 2015 Where:
National Portrait Gallery,   St Martin's Place      WC2H
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Giacometti: Pure Presence

15th October 2015 to 10th January 2016
National Portrait Gallery, St Martin's Place, London, WC2H  0HE  Same location as from National Portrait Gallery

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 ...  More

12th November 2015 Where:
National Portrait Gallery,   St Martin's Place      WC2H
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Taylor Wessing Photographic Portrait Prize

12th November 2015 to 21st February 2016
National Portrait Gallery, St Martin's Place, London, WC2H  0HE  Same location as from 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

15th October 2015 Where:
National Portrait Gallery,   St Martin's Place      WC2H
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Alberto Giacometti: Giacometti: Pure Presence

15th October 2015 to 10th January 2016 - Various Times
National Portrait Gallery, St Martin's Place, London, WC2H  0HE  Same location as from National Portrait Gallery

Portraits by the Italian-Swiss artist, includes one of his most celebrated sculptures, Woman of Venice VIII, drawing connections between his two-dimensional portraiture and sculptures....  More

21st August 2015 Where:
National Portrait Gallery,   St Martin's Place      WC2H
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Apple Of My Eye

On Soon
Friday 21st August 2015 - 6.30pm
National Portrait Gallery, St Martin's Place, London, WC2H  0HE  Same location as from National Portrait Gallery

The folk group sing sweet songs of love, loss and transformation....  More

1st August 2015 Where:
National Portrait Gallery,   St Martin's Place      WC2H
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Aubrey Beardsley: Artist And Aesthete

Ongoing
14th July 2015 to 1st March 2016 - Various Times
National Portrait Gallery, St Martin's Place, London, WC2H  0HE  Same location as from National Portrait Gallery

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

1st October 2015 Where:
National Portrait Gallery,   St Martin's Place      WC2H
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Audrey Hepburn: International Cover Star

Thursday 1st October 2015 - 7pm
National Portrait Gallery, St Martin's Place, London, WC2H  0HE  Same location as from National Portrait Gallery

Lucy Bolton and Terence Pepper discuss the star's magazine covers....  More

27th August 2015 Where:
National Portrait Gallery,   St Martin's Place      WC2H
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BSL Gallery Tour: BP Portrait Award 2015

On Soon
Thursday 27th August 2015 - 7.30pm
National Portrait Gallery, St Martin's Place, London, WC2H  0HE  Same location as from National Portrait Gallery

A tour of contemporary portrait paintings from around the world....  More

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6th August 2015 Where:
National Portrait Gallery,   St Martin's Place      WC2H
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Conversation: Queer Perspectives

On Soon
Thursday 6th August 2015 - 7pm
National Portrait Gallery, St Martin's Place, London, WC2H  0HE  Same location as from National Portrait Gallery

With the resident artist, Sadie Lee....  More

1st August 2015 Where:
National Portrait Gallery,   St Martin's Place      WC2H
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Cornelius Johnson: Charles I's Forgotten Painter

Ongoing
25th June to 13th September 2015 - Various Times
National Portrait Gallery, St Martin's Place, London, WC2H  0HE  Same location as from National Portrait Gallery

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

1st August 2015 Where:
National Portrait Gallery,   St Martin's Place      WC2H
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Creative Connections Year 3: Camden

Ongoing
1st July to 10th October 2015 - Various Times
National Portrait Gallery, St Martin's Place, London, WC2H  0HE  Same location as from National Portrait Gallery

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

1st August 2015 Where:
National Portrait Gallery,   St Martin's Place      WC2H
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Curators Choice: Photographs From The Terence Pepper Gift

Ongoing
25th June 2015 to 24th January 2016 - Various Times
National Portrait Gallery, St Martin's Place, London, WC2H  0HE  Same location as from National Portrait Gallery

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

7th August 2015 Where:
National Portrait Gallery,   St Martin's Place      WC2H
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Drop-In Drawing

On Soon
1st May to 25th September 2015 - 6.30pm-8.30pm
National Portrait Gallery, St Martin's Place, London, WC2H  0HE  Same location as from National Portrait Gallery

With artist Grace Adam....  More

16th August 2015 Where:
National Portrait Gallery,   St Martin's Place      WC2H
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Drop-in Family Session: Portrait Painting (Over 3s)

On Soon
Sunday 16th August 2015 - 1pm-2.30pm
National Portrait Gallery, St Martin's Place, London, WC2H  0HE  Same location as from National Portrait Gallery

Help create a giant mural in the studio....  More

13th August 2015 Where:
National Portrait Gallery,   St Martin's Place      WC2H
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Exhibition Tour: BP Portrait Award

On Soon
Thursday 13th August 2015 - 7.30pm
National Portrait Gallery, St Martin's Place, London, WC2H  0HE  Same location as from National Portrait Gallery

See a selection of the year's best portraits....  More

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3rd August 2015 Where:
National Portrait Gallery,   St Martin's Place      WC2H
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Family Art Workshop: Characters

On Soon
Monday 3rd August 2015 at 11.30am-1pm and 2.30pm-4pm
National Portrait Gallery, St Martin's Place, London, WC2H  0HE  Same location as from National Portrait Gallery

Learn how to create characters for stories....  More

1st August 2015 Where:
National Portrait Gallery,   St Martin's Place      WC2H
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Favourites: Art And Power, 1600-1800

Ongoing
9th August 2014 to 1st September 2015 - Various Times
National Portrait Gallery, St Martin's Place, London, WC2H  0HE  Same location as from National Portrait Gallery

Portraits 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 ...  More

1st August 2015 Where:
National Portrait Gallery,   St Martin's Place      WC2H
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Friendship Portraits: Chantal Joffe And Ishbel Myerscough

Ongoing
25th June to 28th September 2015 - Various Times
National Portrait Gallery, St Martin's Place, London, WC2H  0HE  Same location as from National Portrait Gallery

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

21st September 2015 Where:
National Portrait Gallery,   St Martin's Place      WC2H
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George Scharf And His Circles: The National Portrait Gallery And The Victorian Art World

21st September 2015 to 20th March 2016 - Various Times
National Portrait Gallery, St Martin's Place, London, WC2H  0HE  Same location as from National Portrait Gallery

Portraits, personal diaries, sketchbooks and correspondence, illustrating the man and the interconnected networks of contacts within which he operated....  More

20th August 2015 Where:
National Portrait Gallery,   St Martin's Place      WC2H
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Guest DJ: John Sizzle

On Soon
Thursday 20th August 2015 - 6pm
National Portrait Gallery, St Martin's Place, London, WC2H  0HE  Same location as from National Portrait Gallery

The 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 ...  More

6th August 2015 Where:
National Portrait Gallery,   St Martin's Place      WC2H
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Guest DJ: Richard Osborne

On Soon
Thursday 6th August 2015 - 6pm
National Portrait Gallery, St Martin's Place, London, WC2H  0HE  Same location as from National Portrait Gallery

DJ Richard Osborne combines many genres of music within his set to create a response to the temporary exhibitions within the gallery....  More

1st August 2015 Where:
National Portrait Gallery,   St Martin's Place      WC2H
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Hidden: An Unseen Portrait Of Oliver Cromwell

Ongoing
10th July 2014 to 19th October 2015 - Various Times
National Portrait Gallery, St Martin's Place, London, WC2H  0HE  Same location as from National Portrait Gallery

Recent 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 ...  More

1st August 2015 Where:
National Portrait Gallery,   St Martin's Place      WC2H
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Jack Smith: Abstract Portraits

Ongoing
18th March to 31st August 2015 - Various Times
National Portrait Gallery, St Martin's Place, London, WC2H  0HE  Same location as from National Portrait Gallery

Abstract paintings by the 20th-century artist, providing an insight into his exploration of portraiture using non-descriptive elements....  More

1st August 2015 Where:
National Portrait Gallery,   St Martin's Place      WC2H
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John Swannell: Roy Strong At 80

Ongoing
24th June to 31st October 2015 - Various Times
National Portrait Gallery, St Martin's Place, London, WC2H  0HE  Same location as from National Portrait Gallery

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

1st August 2015 Where:
National Portrait Gallery,   St Martin's Place      WC2H
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Keir Hardie: Radical, Socialist, Feminist

Ongoing
25th June to 1st December 2015 - Various Times
National Portrait Gallery, St Martin's Place, London, WC2H  0HE  Same location as from National Portrait Gallery

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

20th August 2015 Where:
National Portrait Gallery,   St Martin's Place      WC2H
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Lecture: Abraham Lincoln And The Great Emancipation

On Soon
Thursday 20th August 2015 - 7pm
National Portrait Gallery, St Martin's Place, London, WC2H  0HE  Same location as from National Portrait Gallery

Dr Adam Smith presents an informative talk....  More

28th August 2015 Where:
National Portrait Gallery,   St Martin's Place      WC2H
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Life Drawing: After The Camden Town Group

On Soon
Friday 28th August 2015 - 6.30pm-8.30pm
National Portrait Gallery, St Martin's Place, London, WC2H  0HE  Same location as from National Portrait Gallery

Explore tone and colour through life drawing....  More

20th August 2015 Where:
National Portrait Gallery,   St Martin's Place      WC2H
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Lunchtime Lecture: Audrey Hepburn: Architect Of A Rare And Precious Talent

On Soon
Thursday 20th August 2015 - 1.15pm
National Portrait Gallery, St Martin's Place, London, WC2H  0HE  Same location as from National Portrait Gallery

With the film historian, Sandra Shevey....  More

6th August 2015 Where:
National Portrait Gallery,   St Martin's Place      WC2H
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Lunchtime Lecture: Six Degrees Of Separation

On Soon
Thursday 6th August 2015 - 1.15pm
National Portrait Gallery, St Martin's Place, London, WC2H  0HE  Same location as from National Portrait Gallery

With the photographer, Kate Peters....  More

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Exhibitions | Until 31st August 2015

Abstract paintings by the 20th-century artist, providing an insight into his exploration of portraiture using non-descriptive elements.... More

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Exhibitions | Until 1st December 2015

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

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Exhibitions | Until 10th October 2015

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

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Exhibitions | Until 31st October 2015

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

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Exhibitions | Until 30th September 2015

A talk on a chosen portrait in the Gallery's Collection.... More

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Exhibitions | Until 1st August 2015

Try your hand at portraiture drawing.... More

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Exhibitions | Until 17th January 2016

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

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Exhibitions | Until 25th October 2015

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

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Exhibitions | Until 24th January 2016

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

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Exhibitions | Until 28th September 2015

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

 
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