Gabriel Goodman(1529?-1601), Dean of Westminster
Sitter in 1 portrait
Gabriel Goodman was the dean of Westminster and the re-founder of Ruthin School, one of the oldest public schools in Britain. In 1559 Goodman was made a prebend of St Paul's Cathedral, and the following year he also became a prebend of Westminster Collegiate Church. Goodman was appointed dean of Westminster in 1561. In 1574 Goodman returned to his hometown of Ruthin, in Denbighshire, where he worked to secure the future of Ruthin School.
Develop your art skills
Discover our BP Next Generation short films made by artists. Follow step by step guides in drawing and painting techniques.
Hold Still photography workshop
Reflect on your own experiences of lockdown through this easy-to-do from home, photographic exercise.
Draw Like a Renaissance Master
Revisit The Encounter exhibition and learn about Renaissance and Baroque drawing methods and materials.