Meet the Artist

Meet the Artist is a unique opportunity to connect with practising artists who are associated with the National Portrait Gallery through exhibitions, commissions or other links. Students and teachers are given free access to the artist through an exclusive presentation of their work, and the opportunity to enter into a conversation about the content, process and approach to the art work and their collaboration with the National Portrait Gallery.


No. 61, East London by John Nassari 2013 © John Nassari

No. 61, East London
by John Nassari 2013
© John Nassari

Meet the Artist

Tuesday 28 January 2014, 11.00 – 12.00

Suitable for KS3+

Free

John Nassari talks about his work as an international photographer and his piece in the Taylor Wessing Photography Portrait Prize 2013.

Nassari is a highly acclaimed artist, known for his unique documentary approach to photography, and is one of London’s most accomplished reportage photographers.  For more information, visit John Nassari's website here.

Bring your Secondary and Sixth Form students to meet the artist, learn about their artistic practice and discuss their work. Students are encouraged to bring their own sketchbook and pencils.

To book your group on to a Meet the Artist session please call 020 7312 2483.

We reserve the right to apply a cancellation fee for non attendance or cancellation of your booking.

Past Meet the Artist sessions