Walt Whitman(1819-1892), Poet, essayist and journalist
Walter ('Walt') Whitman
Sitter in 6 portraits
Walt Whitman was an American poet, journalist, and essayist whose controversial collection of verse, Leaves of Grass (1855), is a landmark in the history of American literature.
Visit From Your Armchair
Taylor Wessing Photographic Portrait Prize
An online exhibition celebrating the very best in contemporary portrait photography.
Explore our community photography project, which presents a personal record of the UK during lockdown.
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See sculptures and fascinating objects from our Collection from all angles.
David Hockney: Drawing from Life
Watch highlights from our special exhibition, which had to close early in March 2020 due to lockdown.