AMBER ASKS: How do female artists depict their identity in self-portraiture?
Collaborative Self-Portrait of Amber Albani by Amber Albani / Anthony Luvera, 2016
Interpretation Editor Andrea Easey discusses the status of female artists.
Curator Rab MacGibbon reflects on Gwen John’s self-portrait.
Interpretation Editor Andrea Easey discusses the Gallery’s history of collecting portraits of women.
Vanitas II by Helen Chadwick, Cibachrome print, 1986, P874, © estate of Helen Chadwick
Self-Portrait with Fried Eggs by Sarah Lucas, Iris print, 1996, NPG P884(5), © Sarah Lucas
Self-portrait by Sylvia Pankhurst, Chalk, c.1907-1910, NPG 4999 © National Portrait Gallery, London
OVER TO YOU: How do you depict yourself in a self-portrait?
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