William Bateson(1861-1926), Biologist
Sitter in 5 portraits
Biologist; champion of the theories of Gregor Mendel; founder of the experimental study of genetics, a term which he coined; demonstrated that certain combinations of characteristics are inherited together, but rejected the theory of chromosome inheritance.
Listen to a series of podcasts exploring the lives of pioneering women, past and present.
William Eggleston was closely associated with the alternative music scene in Memphis. Revisit our 2016 exhibition and listen to a special playlist.
Links to audio and transcripts of interviews with artists, sitters and historic recordings.