Portrait artists with portrait paintings selected for inclusion in the BP Portrait Award 2017 exhibition at the National Portrait Gallery can expect the following benefits: your portrait will be... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
The winner of the BP Portrait Award 2017 was announced this evening at the National Portrait Gallery, London on Tuesday 20 June 2017. The prestigious first prize - in the 28th year of BP?s sponsorship of the competition - was won byShow More Summary
Culture Unstained is calling on the museum to cut ties with BP because of its connections to foreign regimes that violate human rights. The post BP Sponsorship Violates UK National Portrait Gallery’s Ethics Policy, Report Claims appeared first on Hyperallergic.
?Marlene Dietrich: Dressed for the Image,? the first major exhibition on the star in the United States, opened at the Smithsonian?s National Portrait Gallery June 16 through April 15, 2018. The exhibition showcases the life and influence of the actress in more than 45 objects, including correspondence, film clips and photographs. Show More Summary
A new exhibition at the National Portrait Gallery depicts the stars as a pioneer of androgynous style.
"She pioneered so much for women, as well as openness about sexuality in an age that we wouldn't have expected it."
A must-see for anyone interested in old Hollywood—and World War II. [ more › ]
The National Portrait Gallery has been awarded funding of £9.4 million from The National Lottery towards a £35.5m transformation programme, which will be the Gallery?s biggest ever development and its most significant project since the opening of its Ondaatje Wing in 2000, it was announced today, Thursday 15 June 2017. Show More Summary
On June 9 and June 10, Movies at SAAM is proud to co-host a two day film festival with the National Portrait Gallery's Taína Caragol, Curator of Latino Art and History, and SAAM's E. Carmen Ramos, Curator of Latino Art.
René Magritte, Portrait de Georgette Magritte - Bildnis der Georgette Magritte - Portrait of Georgette Magritte by HEN-Magonza Via Flickr: National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C.
The Scottish National Portrait Gallery explores the captivating images produced by the unique partnership of Scottish photographic pioneers David Octavius Hill (1802-1870) and Robert Adamson (1821-1848). A Perfect Chemistry comprises...Show More Summary
The National Portrait Gallery is putting a portrait of John F. Kennedy on display in celebration of the 100th anniversary of his birth. The pastel portrait by Shirley Seltzer Cooper … Click to Continue »
A Gillian Wearing exhibition at the National Portrait Gallery puts her work in dialogue with her largely forgotten Surrealist inspiration. The post A Conceptual Artist Pays Homage to Surrealist Claude Cahun’s Performance of Identity appeared first on Hyperallergic.
In 2003, Jonty Hurwitz found the inspiration for his disorienting new sculptures in London’s National Portrait Gallery. There, he found others who shared his combined love of art and physics: “I wandered into the National Portrait Gallery and stumbled across a strange anamorphic piece by William Scrots (Portrait of Edward VI, 1546). Followed shortly down […]
You know you're kind of a big deal when the National Portrait Gallery displays a portrait of you. Ed Sheeran must be feeling like one hell of a big deal right now, because the gallery has just unveiled a fancy portrait of him, painted...Show More Summary
The National Portrait Gallery has acquired a new portrait of Ed Sheeran, it was announced today, Tuesday 2 May 2017. Painted by the Belfast-based artist Colin Davidson, renowned for his larger-than-life canvases, it is the first painted portrait of Sheeran since the start of his professional career. Show More Summary
An oil-on-canvas painting of the singer will go on display Wednesday in London's National Portrait Gallery.
Portrait of me by the wonderful Colin Davidson is on exhibition from tomorrow onwards at the national portrait gallery, check it owwwwttt x A post shared by Ed Sheeran (@teddysphotos) on May 2, 2017 at 6:29am PDT …
Tomorrow morning you can walk into the National Portrait Gallery and see Ed Sheeran with a big head. NPG 7035: Edward Christopher (Ed) Sheeran (b.1991-) by Colin Davidson (b.1968-) Oil on linen,... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
Pulitzer Prize winning poet Yusef Komunyakaa writes “After the Burn Pits” for the National Portrait Gallery