Current and future Photographic displays

Displays (3)

3 displays matching the search term Photographs Collection: Display

Spotlight

Spotlight

2 November 2015 - 21 February 2016
Room 31
Free

This Spotlight celebrates the work of American modernist photographers in the Collection of the National Portrait Gallery and the recent acquisition of a portrait of John Piper by Walker Evans.

Curators' Choice: Photographs from the Terence Pepper Gift

Curators' Choice: Photographs from the Terence Pepper Gift

12 May 2015 - 5 June 2016
Room 24 case display: 12 May 2015 - 24 January 2016

Room 31 case display: 12 May 2015 - 5 June 2016

Free

The works in these two component displays are drawn from around 2500 photographs from the nineteenth and twentieth centuries generously donated by Terence Pepper, Senior Special Adviser on Photographs. Curators’ Choice is a tribute to his skills of detection and identification, and his eye for an overlooked or mis-identified sitter or photographer, as well as his interest in charting cultural life in all its variety.
Public and Private: Winston Churchill in Photographs

Public and Private: Winston Churchill in Photographs

27 October 2015 - 5 June 2016
Room 31: case display
Free

To coincide with the 50th anniversary of the death of Winston Churchill, this display gives a broad picture of Churchill’s many roles through works from the Photographs Collection.