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Members’ Evening Private View: BP Portrait Award 2019 and Cindy Sherman

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28 August 2019, 18:30-20:30

Main Hall, Porter, Lerner and Wolfson Galleries

 

Cindy Sherman Untitled Film Still #15, 1978, Gelatin silver print, 10 x 8 inches. Image courtesy of the artist and Metro Pictures, New York

Cindy Sherman Untitled Film Still #21, 1978, Courtesy of the artist and Metro Pictures, New York

Join us for an evening of painting and photography. The Portrait Award showcases the very best in contemporary portrait painting with works on display from amateur artists to professionals. Cindy Sherman will explore the development of Sherman’s work from the mid-1970s to the present day and focuses on the artist’s manipulation of her own appearance.

Please RSVP for this event from 4 June 2019

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