by Grace Lau
C-type colour print, July 2005
13 7/8 in. x 14 in. (352 mm x 355 mm)
Given by Grace Lau, 2005
Sitterback to top
- Grace Lau (1939-), Photographer, writer and lecturer. Sitter in 1 portrait, Artist of 1 portrait.
Artistback to top
- Grace Lau (1939-), Photographer, writer and lecturer. Artist of 1 portrait, Sitter in 1 portrait.
This portraitback to top
This self-portrait was taken at the Chinese Portrait Studio project first held in Hastings and at the National Portrait Gallery on 4 and 5 February 2006.
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Events of 2005back to top
Current affairsLondon suffers its worst bomb attack since the Second World War when four devises are detonated during rush hour on public transport. Three of the bombs went off on tube trains, and one on a bus killing 56 people and injuring 700. A Leeds-based terror cell of British born or raised Islamic extremists committed the attacks.
John Sentamu becomes the first black Archbishop of the Church of England.