Taylor Wessing Photographic Portrait Prize 2018

From October 18th until January 27th (2019), you can see some spectacular photos on display in the National Portrait Gallery in London. They are part of the Taylor Wessing Photographic Portrait Prize 2018, a leading international competition celebrating the best of portrait photography from around the world. The pictures on display are all taking part in …

Continue reading ‘Taylor Wessing Photographic Portrait Prize 2018’ »

Exhibition on Picasso portraits

Would you like to get to know more about Picasso? Maybe you have seen his paintings, but have you seen the portraits painted by him? Visit the National Portrait Gallery in London to learn more. Between October 6th 2016 and February 5th 2017 there will be a fantastic exhibition on display in the National Portrait …

Continue reading ‘Exhibition on Picasso portraits’ »

Sargent: Portraits of Artists and Friends – Exhibition

The exhibition Sargent: Portraits of Artists and Friends will be shown at the National Portrait Gallery from February 2015. John Singer Sargent was an American painter who was considered the best portrait painter of his generation. He was born in 1856 and he died in 1925 in the age of 69. The museum will show …

Continue reading ‘Sargent: Portraits of Artists and Friends – Exhibition’ »

Wellington: Triumphs, Politics and Passion – Exhibition

The exhibition will be displayed at the National Portrait Gallery in London. This is the first exhibition dedicated only to the Duke of Wellington which can be seen next year in London. Arthur Wellesley was the first Duke of Wellington who was born in 1769 and died in 1852. Wellesley was a British soldier and …

Continue reading ‘Wellington: Triumphs, Politics and Passion – Exhibition’ »

William Morris exhibition

William Morris was an English textile designer, poet and novelist, he was a real Victorian artist, writer and visionary thinker. He was born in 1834 and he died in 1896. Morris had a major role to the revival of the traditional British textile arts and its production as well. The Anarchy and Beauty exhibition will …

Continue reading ‘William Morris exhibition’ »