Colin Ford(1934-), Exhibition organiser, lecturer, writer and broadcaster on films, theatre and photography
Colin John Ford
Sitter in 4 portraits
From 1972 to 1982 Ford was the first Keeper of Film and Photography at the National Portrait Gallery. He then became the Founder Director of the National Museum of Photography, Film and Television in Bradford before becoming Director of National Museums and Galleries of Wales in 1992.
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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.