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Norman McBeath (1952-)

Artist of 48 portraits
Norman McBeath has worked in Egypt, Sudan, Saudi Arabia and Oxford and now lives in Edinburgh. He has a degree in psychology and his work is about people and places. His solo exhibitions have shown at the Ashmolean Museum, Oxford; Edinburgh Printmakers; the French Institute, Edinburgh; and the Royal College of Music, London. His work has also featured in exhibitions at the Leica Gallery, New York; the National Portrait Gallery, London; the Scottish National Portrait Gallery, Edinburgh; and the Royal Academy of Arts, London. Publications include 'Oxford at Night' (2006); 'City Stories' (2008); and 2 collaborations with poets: 'Plan B (2009) with Paul Muldoon & 'Simonides' (2011) with Robert Crawford.

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Angus McBean

by Norman McBeath
digital black and white print, 1989
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Dame Penelope Margaret Lively

by Norman McBeath
digital print, May 1991
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Asa Briggs, Baron Briggs

by Norman McBeath
bromide fibre print, June 1992
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Jane Chapman

by Norman McBeath
bromide fibre print, June 1993
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Sir Peter Machin North

by Norman McBeath
bromide fibre print, October 1994
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Jane Rosalind Rogers

by Norman McBeath
bromide fibre print, November 1995
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Harvey McGregor

by Norman McBeath
bromide fibre print, September 1995
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Onora Sylvia O'Neill, Baroness O'Neill of Bengarve

by Norman McBeath
bromide fibre print, February 1996
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Susan Adele Greenfield, Baroness Greenfield

by Norman McBeath
bromide print, December 1997
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Dame Kay Davies

by Norman McBeath
bromide print, December 1997
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Thomas Neilson ('Tom') Paulin

by Norman McBeath
bromide fibre print, 13 May 1997
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A.S. Byatt

by Norman McBeath
bromide fibre print, 29 October 1997
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Amartya Kumar Sen

by Norman McBeath
bromide print, 24 August 1999
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Sir Alan Peter Budd

by Norman McBeath
bromide print, 20 October 1999
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George Cornell Ebers

by Norman McBeath
bromide print, 17 November 1999
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Queen Elizabeth, the Queen Mother

by Norman McBeath
bromide print, 24 February 1999
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Sebastian Faulks

by Norman McBeath
bromide print, 12 May 1999
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Sir Marrack Irvine Goulding

by Norman McBeath
bromide print, 29 February 1999
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