Great British Faces
Past beyond the gallery archive
29 September 2012 - 9 March 2013
- Partnership exhibition
by Clive Smith
This is exhibition features portraits commissioned by the trustees of the National Portrait Gallery as part of the first prize of the BP Portrait Award. The sitters include some of Britain’s cultural and humanitarian icons and is a snapshot of modern Britain, and represents the diversity, creativity and vision of those people who have shaped the cultural and civil landscape of the world in which we live.