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Young People

Young People

Young People

Aged 14 – 21? Check out our free offers and regular events

Whats on, young people drawing in a workshop

What's On

Take part in free monthly artist-led art & photography workshops

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Youth Forum, attending a private view

Youth Forum

Get involved with the future of the National Portrait Gallery!

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BP Next Generation workshop

BP: Next Generation

Free art workshops and events inspired by the BP Portrait Award

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Special ticket offer for under 25s

£5 exhibition tickets

Are you Under 25? Every Friday enjoy £5 entry to exhibitions

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Guide on self portraiture

Young People’s Guide to Self Portraiture

A creative resource made by young people for young people

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Musical portraits of Diallo

Musical Portraits

A project for young people with Autism Spectrum Conditions

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Youth Project, Creative Connections map around london

Youth projects

Find out more about projects we’ve done with Young People

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