Sixteen by Fourteen: Recent Photographic Acquisitions
Past display archive
7 February - 9 October 2011
by James Galloway
The National Portrait Gallery is a visual reflection of contemporary British life and culture. Every year the Gallery acquires a diverse selection of contemporary photographs. This display, which first opened in February 2011 was revised in July in order to highlight ten additional unshown recent acquisitions by photographers including Jay Brooks, Henry Browne, James Galloway, Francesco Guidicini, Tricia Malley and Ross Gillespie, Mischa Richter, Richard Saker, Jon Shard, and Daniel Stier. The sitters included in this display are drawn from popular science, through art, to contemporary film and music.
Other recent photographic acquisitions can be explored through the New Portraits page of the Gallery’s website here and seen on the Portrait Explorer in the IT Gallery of the National Portrait Gallery.
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- Tracey Emin (NPG 6887)
- Lee Evans (NPG x134116)
- Asif Kapadia (NPG x126107)
- Dame Carol Ann Duffy (NPG x134329)
- M.I.A (Mathangi ('Maya') Arulpragasam) (NPG x134431)
- Ronnie Corbett (NPG x133116)
- Prince William, Duke of Cambridge; Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex (NPG x133413)
- Rebekah Brooks (née Wade) (NPG x133169)
- Frank Auerbach (NPG x133139)
- Toby Jones (NPG x134928)
- Terence Davies (NPG x133236)
- Eddi Reader (NPG x134769)
- Andy Serkis (NPG x133308)
- Brian Cox (NPG x133305)
- Mackenzie Crook (NPG x133240)
- Christopher Reid (NPG x134345)
- Julie Myerson (NPG x134182)
- David Tremlett (NPG x134648)
- Stephen Merchant (NPG x133309)
- Jane Goldman (NPG x134330)
- KT Tunstall (NPG x134425)
- Benedict Cumberbatch (NPG x134408)
- Tom Aikens (NPG x134647)
- Peter Morgan (NPG x134806)
- Rose Wylie (NPG x134811)
- Keeley Hawes (NPG x134918)
- Paul Lewis (NPG x134808)