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Women politicians by women photographers: from '209 Women', 2018


13 Portraits in set

A selection of portraits of women MPs from a larger group of 209 photographs of women MPs by women photographers in an all-female initiative, made 100 years after women first gained the right to sit in Parliament as MPs. Exhibited at Portcullis House in (2018), and the Open Eye Gallery (2019), ‘209 Women’ marked this significant moment in history whilst also highlighting the ongoing need for further gender equality across society. The exhibition was curated by Hilary Wood (Founder/Director of ‘209 Women’ and photographer), Tracy Marshall (Director of Development and Partnerships at Open Eye Gallery), Cheryl Newman (Artist, curator and former Director of Photography of the Telegraph magazine), and Lisa Tse (Brand Consultant, TV Producer and founder of women’s club The Sorority), and supported by Ambassador Rosemary Reed, Executive (Executive Producer and Founder of Power of Women series).

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Chi Onwurah, by Tereza Cervenová - NPG x200834

Chi Onwurah

by Tereza Cervenová
C-type colour print, 11 Septemebr 2018
NPG x200834

Kelly Tolhurst, by Jooney Woodward - NPG x200835

Kelly Tolhurst

by Jooney Woodward
C-type colour print, 2018
NPG x200835

Harriett Baldwin, by Suki Dhanda - NPG x200837

Harriett Baldwin

by Suki Dhanda
C-type colour print, 28 November 2018
NPG x200837

Caroline Flint, by Jenny Lewis - NPG x200836

Caroline Flint

by Jenny Lewis
pigment print, August 2018
NPG x200836

Theresa May, by Zoë Law - NPG x200839

Theresa May

by Zoë Law
pigment print, 13 June 2018
NPG x200839

Meg Hillier, by Rut Blees Luxemburg - NPG x200840

Meg Hillier

by Rut Blees Luxemburg
C-type colour print, 2018
NPG x200840

Seema Kennedy, by Julia Fullerton-Batten - NPG x200841

Seema Kennedy

by Julia Fullerton-Batten
C-type colour print, 2018
NPG x200841

Hannah Bardell, by Sarah M. Lee - NPG x200842

Hannah Bardell

by Sarah M. Lee
C-type colour print, 2018
NPG x200842

Emily Thornberry, by Lydia Goldblatt - NPG x200843

Emily Thornberry

by Lydia Goldblatt
C-type colour print, 18 September 2018
NPG x200843

Lisa Nandy, by Alys Tomlinson - NPG x200844

Lisa Nandy

by Alys Tomlinson
archival pigment print, 2018
NPG x200844

Dame Louise Ellman, by Carlotta Cardana - NPG x200845

Dame Louise Ellman

by Carlotta Cardana
C-type colour print, 28 August 2018
NPG x200845

Rupa Huq, by Lisa Barnard - NPG x200846

Rupa Huq

by Lisa Barnard
pigment print, 2018
NPG x200846

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Yvette Cooper

by Hannah Starkey
C-type colour print, October 2018
NPG x200838