Blog RSS http://www.npg.org.uk/blog/rss.php en National Portrait Gallery 2006 120 Making a William Morris Christmas http://www.npg.org.uk/blog/making-a-william-morris-chirstmas.php William Morris: Anarchy & Beauty range and created a ‘Morris Christmas’ for the Gallery Shops. ]]> Tue, 09 Dec 2014 14:17:31 +0000 http://www.npg.org.uk/blog/making-a-william-morris-chirstmas.php Ana Perez de Rada, Buyer and Zuzu Dowd, Buying Assistant exhibitions new_activities Without her lacy cap: Researching images of Florence Nightingale http://www.npg.org.uk/blog/without-her-lacy-cap-researching-images-of-florence-nightingale.php Thu, 30 Oct 2014 11:11:47 +0000 http://www.npg.org.uk/blog/without-her-lacy-cap-researching-images-of-florence-nightingale.php Carol Blackett-Ord new_activities Famous Faces in Newcastle – Jonathan Yeo Portraits and Starring Vivien Leigh http://www.npg.org.uk/blog/famous-faces-in-newcastle-jonathan-yeo-portraits-and-starring-vivien-leigh.php Thu, 06 Nov 2014 09:10:11 +0000 http://www.npg.org.uk/blog/famous-faces-in-newcastle-jonathan-yeo-portraits-and-starring-vivien-leigh.php Amy Barker new_activities Art for the People http://www.npg.org.uk/blog/art-for-the-people.php Anarchy & Beauty is an exhibition about William Morris and his ideas. In particular it is about his idea of ‘art for the people’ and his belief that beauty should be available to all. It is told through the stories of Morris himself and his followers over a period of a hundred years that take us from Morris to his present-day admirers, such as Sir Terence Conran. ]]> Thu, 16 Oct 2014 10:56:17 +0100 http://www.npg.org.uk/blog/art-for-the-people.php Fiona MacCarthy exhibitions new_activities Mo Mowlam portrait visits her old constituency http://www.npg.org.uk/blog/mo-mowlam-portrait-visits-her-old-constituency.php Thu, 25 Sep 2014 12:48:31 +0100 http://www.npg.org.uk/blog/mo-mowlam-portrait-visits-her-old-constituency.php Laura Down new_activities ‘The Real Tudors’ and the Results of the <i>Making art in Tudor Britain</i> Project http://www.npg.org.uk/blog/the-real-tudors-and-the-results-of-the-making-art-in-tudor-britain-project.php Wed, 03 Sep 2014 12:11:34 +0100 http://www.npg.org.uk/blog/the-real-tudors-and-the-results-of-the-making-art-in-tudor-britain-project.php Dr. Tarnya Cooper new_activities tudor_and_elizabethan National Memory – Local Stories: Redbridge Museum Project – Work in Progress http://www.npg.org.uk/blog/national-memory-local-stories-redbridge-museum-project-work-in-progress.php Wed, 20 Aug 2014 14:23:40 +0100 http://www.npg.org.uk/blog/national-memory-local-stories-redbridge-museum-project-work-in-progress.php Victoria Lucas new_activities How to fill a Gallery with young people on a Monday night: <i>BP Portrait Award: Next Generation</i> Young People’s Private View http://www.npg.org.uk/blog/how-to-fill-a-gallery-with-young-people-on-a-monday-night-bp-portrait-award-next-generation-young-peoples-private-view.php Mon, 04 Aug 2014 16:35:49 +0100 http://www.npg.org.uk/blog/how-to-fill-a-gallery-with-young-people-on-a-monday-night-bp-portrait-award-next-generation-young-peoples-private-view.php BP Portrait Award: Next Generation