Jonathan Yeo Portraits

15 March - 29 June 2014

The Lowry, Salford

Free

  • Touring exhibition

Michael Parkinson, by Jonathan Yeo, 2010 - NPG  - © National Portrait Gallery, London

Michael Parkinson
by Jonathan Yeo
2010
NPG 6899

Jonathan Yeo is an artist perhaps best known for his celebrity subjects but this display will reveal the fascinating range of subjects who have sat for the artist. Sitters have been selected from the world of politics, media and the arts and will include Kevin Spacey in role as Richard III, Grayson Perry as Claire and Michael Parkinson. This exhibition includes additional paintings, drawings and preparatory materials especially for The Lowry.