Welcome to the National Portrait Gallery Press Office
The Gallery's Press Office handles enquiries from media about forthcoming exhibitions and events, the Gallery’s Collection, and filming and photography requests.
For Press Office enquiries please contact [email protected]
Filming, Photography and Image Requests
The Press Office manages filming, photography and image requests from media, which directly relate to the Gallery's exhibitions, displays and public programme.
To obtain press images or submit a filming or photography request please contact [email protected]
If you are looking for an image from the Collection to accompany a story that is not directly related to the Gallery, or wish to use the Gallery as a filming or photography location please contact the Gallery’s Rights & Images department: [email protected]
Tuesday 25 February 2020
18 December 2019
10 June 2019
28 February 2018
20 September 2017
8 September 2017
22 August 2017
30 March 2017
View a wide collection of video content on our YouTube channel from past projects to our latest films.
Artist and sitter interviews
Get insights into creating portraiture from BP Portrait Award 2020 artists and their sitters.
Watch our film created to say ‘goodbye’ to the Gallery before we closed for our major transformation project.