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Portrait of the Day: Julia Margaret Cameron

Portrait of the Day: Julia Margaret Cameron

  • Talks and Lectures

21 June 2018, 12:30
Room 29
Free

Born in Calcutta, educated in England and Paris, she married Charles Hay Cameron, a lawyer, in Calcutta in 1838, and moved to England on his retirement.

Portrait of the Day talks are given by members of the Gallery's Visitor Services Team and last for up to 30 minutes. Talks are subject to change so please call 0207 306 0055 on the day or check signage in the Gallery.


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Lunchtime Lecture: Free Spirit: George Charles Beresford, Portrait Photographer, Aesthete and Feminist

Lunchtime Lecture: Free Spirit: George Charles Beresford, Portrait Photographer, Aesthete and Feminist

21 June 2018, 13:15
Ondaatje Wing Theatre
Tickets: £4 (£3 concessions and Gallery Supporters) Book online, or visit the Gallery in person.

Art historian Dr Vivien Gaston explores the photographer behind one of the most widely admired British portraits, the haunting depiction of Virginia Woolf, 1902.


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Portrait of the Day

Portrait of the Day

  • Talks and Lectures

22 June 2018, 12:30
Please check signage on the day for details
Free

A talk on a chosen portrait in the Gallery's Collection, check signage on the day for details.

Portrait of the Day talks are given by members of the Gallery's Visitor Services Team and last for up to 30 minutes. Talks are subject to change so please call 0207 306 0055 on the day or check signage in the Gallery.


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Guest DJ: Neil Prince

Guest DJ: Neil Prince

  • Music||Friday Lates

A part of Friday Lates
22 June 2018, 18:00
Main Hall
Free

Listen and unwind at the bar as DJ Neil Prince creates a set in response to the works on display.


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Drop-in Drawing

Drop-in Drawing

  • Drawing||Workshop||Friday Lates

A part of Friday Lates
22 June 2018, 18:30
Please check signage on the day for details
Free

Join artist Grace Adam for our popular weekly drawing session in the Gallery.


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In Conversation: Laurie Lewis, Dame Darcey Bussell and Zelda Cheatle

In Conversation: Laurie Lewis, Dame Darcey Bussell and Zelda Cheatle

A part of Friday Lates
22 June 2018, 19:00
Ondaatje Wing Theatre
Tickets: £10 (£8 concessions and Gallery Supporters) Book online, or visit the Gallery in person.

Photographer Laurie Lewis celebrates the launch of his new book Portraits, a personal record of his favourite sitters including Dame Darcey Bussell, who shares the stories that accompany their sittings


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Portrait of the Day: George Gordon Byron

Portrait of the Day: George Gordon Byron

  • Talks and Lectures

23 June 2018, 12:30
Room 18
Free

The poet Byron was famous for his swaggering good looks and his brilliant, reckless personality.

Portrait of the Day talks are given by members of the Gallery's Visitor Services Team and last for up to 30 minutes. Talks are subject to change so please call 0207 306 0055 on the day or check signage in the Gallery.


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Portrait of the Day

Portrait of the Day

  • Talks and Lectures

24 June 2018, 12:30
Please check signage on the day for details
Free

A talk on a chosen portrait in the Gallery's Collection, check signage on the day for details.

Portrait of the Day talks are given by members of the Gallery's Visitor Services Team and last for up to 30 minutes. Talks are subject to change so please call 0207 306 0055 on the day or check signage in the Gallery.


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Weekend Workshop: BP Portrait Award 2018

Weekend Workshop: BP Portrait Award 2018

23 June - 24 June 2018, 11:00-17:00
Education Studio
Tickets: £150 (£125 concessions and Gallery Supporters) Book online, or visit the Gallery in person.

Inspired by this year’s selection in the best of contemporary portrait painting from around the world.


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Portrait of the Day: Princess Diana

Portrait of the Day: Princess Diana

  • Talks and Lectures

25 June 2018, 12:30
Room 32
Free

Youngest daughter of the 8th Earl Spencer, Lady Diana Spencer married Charles, Prince of Wales in 1981 in a ceremony broadcast to 750 million viewers worldwide. They were separated in 1992, divorced in 1996.

Portrait of the Day talks are given by members of the Gallery's Visitor Services Team and last for up to 30 minutes. Talks are subject to change so please call 0207 306 0055 on the day or check signage in the Gallery.


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Portrait of the Day: Julia Margaret Cameron

Portrait of the Day: Julia Margaret Cameron

  • Talks and Lectures

26 June 2018, 12:30
Room 29
Free

Born in Calcutta, educated in England and Paris, she married Charles Hay Cameron, a lawyer, in Calcutta in 1838, and moved to England on his retirement.

Portrait of the Day talks are given by members of the Gallery's Visitor Services Team and last for up to 30 minutes. Talks are subject to change so please call 0207 306 0055 on the day or check signage in the Gallery.


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