The Gallery holds the most extensive collection of portraits in the world. Search over 215,000 works, 150,000 of which are illustrated from the 16th Century to the present day.

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Are there any Memberships that cannot give Gift Aid?

Gift Aid cannot be claimed on Gift Memberships, Memberships paid on company accounts and the following Membership categories: Member Plus Guest, Joint Members Plus Two Guests and Membership Plus. Memberships need to be paid from a personal bank or building society account in order to qualify for Gift Aid and cannot include a Guest pass.

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Develop your art skills

Discover our BP Next Generation short films made by artists. Follow step by step guides in drawing and painting techniques.

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Hold Still

Hold Still photography workshop

Reflect on your own experiences of lockdown through this easy-to-do from home, photographic exercise. 

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Draw Like a Renaissance Master

Revisit The Encounter exhibition and learn about Renaissance and Baroque drawing methods and materials.

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