Michael Birt(1953-), Photographer
Sitter in 3 portraits
Artist of 33 portraits
Michael Birt is one of the UK's leading portrait photographers, specialising in celebrity portraits. He works both in the UK and the USA, for many magazines including the Sunday Times Magazine, The Times, Empire, Newsweek, and the New York Times Magazine. He also produces fine art prints of celebrity subjects. Birt's work has been exhibited widely and is held in several major collections.
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Watch our film created to say ‘goodbye’ to the Gallery before we closed for our major transformation project.