Teachers Resources - Secondary Art

Image and Identity

Image and IdentityLearn through ideas, methods and approaches used by artists who have made images of themselves or portrayed others. KS3+ Art.

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The Practice of Portraiture

NPG 4467 - © National Portrait Gallery, LondonLooking at 8 works in different media, demonstrating a number of approaches to making portraits of a selection of people, for a variety of reasons.

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Contemporary Painted Portraits - BP Portrait Award

NPG 6720 - © National Portrait Gallery, LondonConcentrating on the BP Portrait Award’s winners and their resulting commissions. Focusing on symbolism, colour, scale, style and pose.

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The Indian Portrait 1560-1860

NPG 665 - © National Portrait Gallery, LondonComparisons between selected works from the exhibition The Indian Portrait 1560 – 1860 in 2010 and the permanent Collection.

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Migration in Britain

Migration in BritainThis learning resource for teachers and students of Secondary and A Level Art focuses on a selection of portraits from the Collection.

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Past Exhibitions

NPG P1348 - © National Portrait Gallery, LondonResources relating to past exhibitions

Pop Art Portraits
Gerhard Richter
Beatles to Bowie

 

Portrait Photography - From the Victorians to the Present Day

NPG P809 - © National Portrait Gallery, LondonWide Angle
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Fancy Dress Portraits: Portraits ‘In Disguise’

NPG 4574 - © National Portrait Gallery, LondonThis resource focuses on a variety of disguised self presentations documented within the genre of portraiture.

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