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Queer Perspectives : Celebrating the Transgressive Lives and Performances of Fanny Kelly and Lola Montez

Queer Perspectives : Celebrating the Transgressive Lives and Performances of Fanny Kelly and Lola Montez

  • Talks and Lectures||Friday Lates||LGBTQI
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A part of Friday Lates
7 February 2020, 19:00
Ondaatje Wing Theatre
Free ticket required

Sadie Lee introduces a fantastical journey through the lives and loves, romances and revolutions and conquests of Lola Montez, one of the great women of the nineteenth century, and her muse Fanny Kelly.


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Lecture: The Meeting with Nadav Kander

Lecture: The Meeting with Nadav Kander

  • Talks and Lectures||Friday Lates
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A part of Friday Lates
14 February 2020, 19:00
Ondaatje Wing Theatre
Tickets: £10 (£8 concessions and Gallery Supporters)

Artist Nadav Kander introduces his new book, The Meeting, the first collection dedicated to his portraiture, and talks about his aim to move beyond capturing a physical likeness and show what makes his sitters human.


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BSL Tour: All You Need is Love

BSL Tour: All You Need is Love

  • Talks and Lectures||Friday Lates
  • BSL

A part of Friday Lates
14 February 2020, 19:30
Meet in the Main Hall
Free

Join John Wilson for a Valentine's Day tour of the Gallery, exploring the love stories of some of the Gallery's sittters, from Queen Victoria and Prince Albert, to Peter Pears and Benjamin Britten. Led in BSL.


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Performance: Blake and Byron, Incandescent Fame

Performance: Blake and Byron, Incandescent Fame

A part of Friday Lates
21 February 2020, 19:00
Ondaatje Wing Theatre
Tickets: £10 (£8 concessions and Gallery Supporters)

William Blake and Lord Byron were contemporaries yet they never met. However, today their portraits hang together in the National Portrait Gallery.


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In Conversation: Shirin Neshat and Dr Nicholas Cullinan

In Conversation: Shirin Neshat and Dr Nicholas Cullinan

23 February 2020, 14:00
Ondaatje Wing Theatre
Tickets: £10 (£8 concessions and Gallery Supporters)

To mark the opening of Land of Dreams, the UK premiere of Shirin Neshat’s most recent body of work at Goodman Gallery, the renowned artist speaks to Dr Nicholas Cullinan, Director, The National Portrait Gallery about her first solo exhibition in London in two decades.


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